Barbara Hackman Franklin Honored by TIME Magazine

Barbara Hackman Franklin Honored by TIME Magazine

The Honorable Barbara Hackman Franklin, member of the Richard Nixon Foundation board of directors, was recently named by TIME Magazine …read more

Nixon and School Desegregation: Perspective from George Shultz

Nixon and School Desegregation: Perspective from George Shultz

On January 9, 2003, the Richard Nixon Foundation awarded George Shultz with the Victory of Freedom Award, an award that …read more

Nixon’s Revolutionary Vision for American Governance

Nixon’s Revolutionary Vision for American Governance

Introduction President Nixon, though possessing the instincts and speaking the increasingly conservative language of the mainstream Republican Party all his life …read more

Nixon Expands Veterans Benefits

Nixon Expands Veterans Benefits

President Nixon signs two landmark bills to expand Veterans benefits on this day in 1972 On October 24, 1972 President Nixon …read more

Nixon Rides BART

Nixon Rides BART

On September 27, 1972, only a few days after the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system officially opened, President Nixon …read more

President Nixon: Champion for Native Americans

President Nixon: Champion for Native Americans

President Nixon made several great strides in federal Indian policy, including: Returning the sacred Blue Lake to the people of Taos …read more

Public Enemy Number One: A Pragmatic Approach to America’s Drug Problem

Public Enemy Number One: A Pragmatic Approach to America’s Drug Problem

At a press conference on June 17, 1971, President Nixon, with his newly appointed Drug authority at his side, declared …read more

Nixon’s Drug Message Resonates 45 Years Later

Nixon’s Drug Message Resonates 45 Years Later

Several months ago, President Barack Obama announced several new policy initiatives to reduce drug abuse.  These measures included a $1.1 …read more

Podcast: Michael Massing on Nixon’s Drug Policy

Podcast: Michael Massing on Nixon’s Drug Policy

“The Fix: Under the Nixon Administration, America Had an Effective Drug Policy. WE SHOULD RESTORE IT.” “New York City alone has …read more

President Nixon and Title IX

President Nixon and Title IX

As UConn and Syracuse face off tonight in the 2016 NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship, we look back on President Nixon’s …read more