From Diplomacy to Black Diaries: Roger Casement

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Roger Casement was an Irish-born British diplomat. He eventually became an Irish nationalist. After his arrest, he was sentenced to die. To stifle support for Casement, the government also released the "Black Diaries" which outed Casement as gay.

Topics in this Podcast: 20th century, LGBTQ history, biographies, Irish history, European history, Spies, LGBTQIA history