President Ford’s Thoughtful Words About The Pardon

President Ford’s Thoughtful Words About The Pardon

In another few days, thirty-seven years will have passed since the resignation of the thirty-seventh President.  The recent passing of …read more

RN on American Decline

RN on American Decline

Forty years ago today, RN spoke to Midwestern news executives. In The New York Times, Tom Switzer quotes that speech …read more

Henry Kissinger Speaks On China And The Mideast

Henry Kissinger Speaks On China And The Mideast

This month, Dr. Henry Kissinger, Secretary of State during the Nixon and Ford Administrations and co-winner of the 1973 Nobel …read more

Obama Puts The War Powers Resolution To The Test

Obama Puts The War Powers Resolution To The Test

Today marks a significant milestone in a contest between the executive and legislative branches of this nation’s government that began nearly …read more

Nixon’s Advice On How To Deal With Libya

Nixon’s Advice On How To Deal With Libya

It has been very clear, since the end of February, that the crisis in Libya is becoming an event that, …read more

Must-read Review of a Must-read Book

Must-read Review of a Must-read Book

John Coyne’s thoughtful review of David and Julie Eisenhower’s outstanding book, Going Home to Glory, also offers as insightful and …read more

Eisenhower’s Other Warning Fifty Years Ago

Eisenhower’s Other Warning Fifty Years Ago

Anyone having the opportunity to interact with someone who is, say, more than eighty years old—and therefore remembers the Great …read more

9.30.1972 – S.A.L.T. I Takes Effect

9.30.1972 – S.A.L.T. I Takes Effect

The Strategic Arms Limitations Treaty – or SALT I – was the first anti-ballistic missile treaty signed between the United …read more

Nixon and Brezhnev – Partners in Détente

Nixon and Brezhnev – Partners in Détente

When historians discuss U.S.-Soviet relations, they tend to place a special emphasis on the personal relationships formed between the leaders …read more

A Legacy Of Peace

A Legacy Of Peace

As a youngster in Yorba Linda, Richard Nixon would lie awake at night in the small attic bedroom he …read more