Home Rule (Almost)

So close, yet so far away. On September 18, 1914, King George approved the Government of Ireland Act1914, also known as the Third Home Rule Bill, which was intended to provide self-government for Ireland. Unfortunately, implementation of the Act was put on hold for the duration of World War I, and the Irish were forced to wait until 1922 to receive the self-government they wanted … Continue reading Home Rule (Almost)