The Irish Civil War

The Irish War of Independence, which lasted from 1922 to 9123, was fought in order to determine whether or not the country would remain a part of the British Empire. The Free State forces won (as opposed to the IRA) and the country was kept in the Empire. However, at a cost that that divided the country so deeply that these debates are still going on today.

The documentary, The Madness from Within,¬†broadcasted in 1998, showed the lasting impacts on the country and different personal views from children whose parents’ lived through the wars themselves.… Read the rest here