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Neville Chamberlain

Arthur Neville Chamberlain served as prime minister of the United Kingdom from 1937 to 1940, during the outbreak of the Second World War. He is remembered for his support for the policy of appeasement towards Adolf Hitler through the Munich Agreement of September 1938. Returning from Munich, Chamberlain gave his “Peace with Honour – Peace for Our Time” speech. Less than a year later Britain entered the war. Find archive articles, comment and analysis related to Chamberlain written by the New Statesman’s politics experts.