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vectis The 'Gypsy' Controversy (40) RE: The 'Gypsy' Controversy 08 Sep 18

As I understand it:

Gypsies were the Romany gypsies who wandered round Europe doing seasonal work on farms.

Travellers are the offspring of the poor buggers thrown off their land by James plantationists in Northern Ireland.

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