"Re-opening the African Slave trade is a question of expediency alone." (1857)
“To be sold for account of D.F. a Black Negro Boy aged about 14 yrs, remarkably free from vice, a very handy willing servant" (Cork, 1762)
Tom Clarke, a signatory of the 1916 Proclamation and a leader of the Easter Rising, was executed by the British on 3 May 1916.
An Leas-Cheann Comhairle replied: "N****rs" is not a disorderly word."
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Organising this sale was an Irish firm, Anthony and Dominick Lynch of Bridgetown, Barbados. (See ‘Irish-American Trade, 1660-1783’ by Truxes)