Mao and Nixon: A Colossal Moment in History

Mao and Nixon: A Colossal Moment in History

From left to right: Premier Zhou En-Lai, translator Tang Wensheng, Chairman Mao, President Nixon, and Henry Kissinger. (Not shown: National …read more

Striving for a Peaceful Power in the Pacific

Striving for a Peaceful Power in the Pacific

Departing from Hawaii en route to China on February 20th, 1972, President Nixon quoted President Theodore Roosevelt: “Our history will …read more

Mitigating Tensions in the Pacific

Mitigating Tensions in the Pacific

If President Nixon’s July 15th, 1971 announcement of his trip to China was a surprise to the USA, it was …read more

Strengthening the Bridge that Nixon Built

Strengthening the Bridge that Nixon Built

During the car ride from the Beijing Airport on February 21, 1972, Premier Zhou Enlai turned to President Nixon and …read more

Twitter-esque Responses; Circa 1971

Twitter-esque Responses; Circa 1971

July 15th marks the 42nd anniversary of one of the most jaw-dropping moments of Richard Nixon’s presidency: the announcement of …read more

Would the Sunnylands Summit be Happening had it not been for RN?

Would the Sunnylands Summit be Happening had it not been for RN?

RN and PN with Walter and Leonore Annenberg at La Casa Pacifica in 1969. No it would not, on two counts; …read more

In China With Christopher Nixon Cox

In China With Christopher Nixon Cox

Yesterday saw the conclusion of the ten-day visit of President Nixon’s grandson Christopher Nixon Cox, heading a party of forty …read more

The Nixon Centennial Journey to China

The Nixon Centennial Journey to China

May 2013: Highlights of a delegation led by President Nixon’s grandson, Christopher Nixon Cox, and Nixon administration officials.

Taki And Conrad Black On Nixon’s 100th

Taki And Conrad Black On Nixon’s 100th

Although two months have passed since the centennial of President Nixon’s birth, it is only in the last week that …read more

41 Years Ago – The Week that Changed the World

41 Years Ago – The Week that Changed the World

In the new Richard Nixon Centennial exhibit Patriot. President. Peacemaker at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library, two bronze statues of …read more