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Neville Chamberlain

V. Stiviano, The Stockholm Syndrome and Caring For Your Pet

Francis Levy | Posted 07.14.2014 | Comedy
Francis Levy

Much is made of docility, vulnerability and faith, which might all have been given a bad name by Neville Chamberlain who used the word appeasement to refer to his dealings with Hitler

Kerry as Churchill

Brent Budowsky | Posted 07.01.2014 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

While commentators grow impatient with Kerry's Churchillian warnings about the consequences of failure in the Middle East peace process, the world might sadly witness how right Kerry is.

Was Neville Chamberlain Right?

slate.com | Posted 09.29.2013 | World

The maligned British prime minister did what we would want any responsible leader to do. ...

A Letter to William and Kate

Emma Jenner | Posted 02.19.2013 | Parents
Emma Jenner

The English are truly great at bringing up resilient, well-mannered, brave, and kind children. Too many parents -- in our own country and across the Western world -- have lost sight of what we've always done right.

Andrea Stone

Invoking 'Appeasement,' Republican Candidates Blast Obama At Jewish Forum

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Though Wednesday marked the 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, speeches by a series of U.S. presidential candidate...

Sam Stein

Allen West Compares Dem Critics Of One-Week Funding Measure To Neville Chamberlain

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 06.07.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- No shortage of hyperbole has accompanied the ongoing budget debates threatening to end in a government shutdown this week. And the perpe...

In the Name of God, Go!

Dr. Charles G. Cogan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dr. Charles G. Cogan

On May 7, 1940, the British Conservative MP, Leo Amery, flung these words at Neville Chamberlain during a House of Commons debate on the British-Frenc...

Culture Zohn Off the C(H)uff: David Seidler Protects and Defends The King's Speech

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Patricia Zohn

2011-02-11-SOLIFIRTH.jpgCharges of historical inaccuracy and anti-semitism bring out a fierce rebuttal from the Oscar-nominated screenwriter who conceived the film.

A Progressive's Angry Open Letter to President Obama (VIDEO)

Robert S. McElvaine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert S. McElvaine

As an irate, long-term Obama supporter, I give the President a piece of my mind on his surrender to the Republicans and the hyper-rich in, as Harry Tr...

The New Start Treaty: A Question of Conscience for the GOP

Barbara Leaming | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Barbara Leaming

The G.O.P. has pledged to make Obama a one-term President and it seems ready to do anything, no matter how damaging to the nation, to accomplish that end. Where will this kind of unabashedly cynical behavior take us in the course of the next two years?

Can We Finally Tell the Truth About Britain's Vile 'Queen Mother'?

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Johann Hari

William Shawcross has won the favor of his fellow monarchists by taking the Queen Mother's curdled life and presenting it as the best of British.

Worse Than Any Impeachable Offense

Mary Lyon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mary Lyon

I would never have thought there'd be any greater crimes than those of George W. Bush, nor any villain greater. I'm wrong. And no, it's not Dick Chene...