President Nixon’s May 8th Decision: A Lesson in Leadership

President Nixon’s May 8th Decision: A Lesson in Leadership

Our real problem, then, is not our strength today; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure …read more

A Glimpse of Nixon’s Strategic Arms Concerns

A Glimpse of Nixon’s Strategic Arms Concerns

One of the greatest accomplishments of Richard Nixon’s presidency occurred with the signing of the Strategic Arms Limitations Talks Agreement …read more

Nixon Legacy Forum: Detente and Arms Control with the USSR

Nixon Legacy Forum: Detente and Arms Control with the USSR

The panel featured former members of the National Security Council staff, who discussed their behind-the-scenes efforts, and how Nixon’s diplomacy …read more

DefCon III

DefCon III

Secretary of State Henry Kissinger briefs President Nixon on the Middle East Peace talks. On October 21, 1973 Henry A. Kissinger, …read more

Operation Nickel Grass: Turning Point of the Yom Kippur War

Operation Nickel Grass: Turning Point of the Yom Kippur War

The U.S. Air Force shipped 22,395 tons of tanks, artillery, ammunition, and supplies to Israel aboard C-141 Starlifters and C-5 …read more

41 Years Ago Today: The Yom Kippur War Begins

41 Years Ago Today: The Yom Kippur War Begins

Forty-one years ago today, the deadliest Arab-Israeli military conflict commenced with a surprise attack, coordinated mainly by Egypt and Syria, …read more

The Berlin Agreement

The Berlin Agreement

Richard Nixon at the East-West border of Berlin in 1963, showing his papers to an East German officer for entry …read more

And Recognition for the Space Race goes to…

And Recognition for the Space Race goes to…

By Marshall Garvey When the history of the U.S. space program is recounted, most people tend to give the lion’s share …read more

Keeping Secrets Secret, the Fight Against Espionage

Keeping Secrets Secret, the Fight Against Espionage

By Marshall Garvey Bradley Manning, in one of the most recent high-profile court cases in America, has been convicted on 20 …read more

The Nixon Doctrine, Now More than Ever

The Nixon Doctrine, Now More than Ever

Throughout history, U.S. global primacy has been in danger when it has overextended itself politically, economically, and militarily, exhausting the …read more