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Talking to Evil

John McCain and President Bush have double-teamed Barack Obama (whom I formerly advised), attacking his willingness to talk to adversaries like Cuba, Iran and...

Historical Notes: Requiem for a Lightweight

"Why did he do it?" The question reverberated last week from the leathery fastnesses of St. James's clubs to the House of Commons smoking room. With mordant...

ITALY: Umbrella

Far more familiar to Europeans than Anthony Eden's famed black Homburg is British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain's black, rolled umbrella. Last week a...

POWER POLITICS: Sunlight

Early this week Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain took a firm grip on his coat lapels and launched into a comprehensive review of foreign policy in the last...

DENMARK: Chamberlain v. Kreuger

Biggest Danish industry is the curing, slicing, packing, exporting of bacon. Last week Denmark's big bacon men closed all the nation's bacon factories, tried...

INTERNATIONAL: A Chamberlain Peace?

FOREIGN NEWS "While we build up Britain's strength, I will strive to remove the causes of war in the world!" Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain promised in...

GREAT BRITAIN: Second Hundred Thousand

Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, enjoying a quiet post-New Year holiday at the home of Lord Iveagh in Ely, Cambridgeshire, suddenly packed his bags and...

GREAT BRITAIN: Death of a Peacemaker

In the old Norman Church of St. Michael's, at Oldham, in Hampshire. England, a congregation of 14 countryfolk prayed last Sunday evening for the soul of Arthur...

GREAT BRITAIN: How Stupid!

Fortnight ago the Berlin Nazi-controlled newsorgan Lokalanzeiger called former British Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin, now Lord Baldwin, a "guttersnipe."...

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