> IRISH - 'THE FORGOTTEN WHITE SLAVES’ claims expert The Irish slave trade began when the Proclamation of 1625 James II required Irish political prisoners be sent overseas and sold to English settlers in the West Indies. By the mid 1600s, Irish were the main slaves sold to Antigua and Montserrat. At that time, 70 percent of the total population of Montserrat were Irish slaves.” “Ireland quickly b... See More — with Bold Fenian and Ozzy Larios.
Planning on visiting the Emerald Isle? We know where you can stop to see the filming locations of HBO's hit series, Game of Thrones. Northern Ireland is home to a number of the show's filming sites - many of which are free to visit.
Ireland sometimes gets and image of being all Shamrocks, Leprechauns and Guinness, but the Emerald Isle is much more than that, and it boasts a rich heritage, culture and cuisine. To illustrate our point, here are 50 facts about Ireland.