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Old 01-20-2020, 12:38 PM
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Originally Posted by Acsenray View Post
The people of Northern Ireland disagree among themselves whether they are British or Irish.

The people of the Republic of Ireland seem to have no interest in a demonym that would group them with the people of Great Britain.


And this, ladies and gentleman, is the closest we’ll get to a definitive answer for the OP.

I do think what is often forgotten amongst all the politically fraught debates on our relationships is that most Irish (Republic of) and British (of varying stripes) actually feel closely related and friendly at street level. Many of us are literally related.


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