Transcript: Richard Vinen on 1968 and Radical Protest

Transcript: Richard Vinen on 1968 and Radical Protest

Richard Vinen is author of “1968: Radical Protest and Its Enemies” Transcript Jonathan Movroydis: Welcome to the “Nixon Now Podcast.” I’m Jonathan …read more

New Online Exhibit: MLK

New Online Exhibit: MLK

Online Exhibit: MLK Assassination – 50 Years Later April 4, 2018 Today, fifty years after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King …read more

50 Years Ago Today: Richard Nixon Wins the New Hampshire Primary

50 Years Ago Today: Richard Nixon Wins the New Hampshire Primary

New Online Exhibit All-New! This online exhibit –  based on original documents and materials from the Nixon Library archives – details Richard Nixon’s …read more

Ken Khachigian Shares His Memory of March 12, 1968

Ken Khachigian Shares His Memory of March 12, 1968

By Ken Khachigian Reprising an old cliché, I can remember Tuesday, March 12, 1968 like it was yesterday. It was the …read more

Richard Nixon: Wholly American

Richard Nixon: Wholly American

James Rogan marks Richard Nixon’s entry into the 1968 presidential campaign By James Rogan People exiting their cars in the parking lot …read more

Richard Nixon’s Letter to New Hampshire

Richard Nixon’s Letter to New Hampshire

50 years ago today, Richard Nixon wrote every citizen of New Hampshire to announce his candidacy for President of the …read more

Excerpt: A wilderness of mirrors

Excerpt: A wilderness of mirrors

An excerpt from James Bowman’s article “A wilderness of mirrors” in The New Criterion. The New York Times ran a curious piece …read more

Misunderstanding a Monkey Wrench

Misunderstanding a Monkey Wrench

Nixon biographer Farrell misinterprets a word and draws the wrong conclusion In his recent book Richard Nixon: The Life, journalist-biographer John …read more

10 Facts about Nixon the Presidential Candidate

10 Facts about Nixon the Presidential Candidate

  1. In 1960, Richard Nixon and John Fitzgerald Kennedy were the first U.S presidential candidates to take part in televised …read more

Lincoln Republicans

Lincoln Republicans

The polarizing rhetoric in presidential candidate Barry Goldwater’s 1964 acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention left the Republican Party …read more