The Great Irish Famine devastated Ireland in the 19th Century. What was British Government policy? Is the disaster comparable to the Jewish Holocaust?
I spoke earlier this week to Liam Kennedy, Emeritus Professor of History at Queen’s University Belfast, to explore these issues. Professor Kennedy has a plethora of noted published work behind him, including Unhappy the Land: The Most Oppressed People Ever, the Irish?, which was released in 2015.
Look out for the podcast in the coming days.