"The name Carson"

Edward Henry Carson, or Lord Carson as he was often known, was an Irish and British barrister, judge and politican. Between 1910 and 1921, he was the leader of the Irish Unionist Alliance and the Ulster Unionst Party and held numerous positions in the Cabinet of the government of the United Kingdom. Carson campaigned against Home Rule, speaking in the House of Commons against the Bill and organising rallies across Ireland.