He wanted to divide Ireland.
He wanted Ulster Unionism to stop Home Rule for all of Ireland.
He didn't care about the rest of Ireland.
He believed Home Rule was the best option
There was a new Pope.
The population of Ireland was nearly all Protestant.
People had stopped going to mass.
Home Rule is Rome Rule.
County Kerry. It was known as the Kingdom.
The North East of Ireland. The area around Belfast.
Cork City was the most prosperous area.
The good farming land in Co. Tipperary.