54 Years Ago, Safire’s Reflection on the Kitchen Debate

54 Years Ago, Safire’s Reflection on the Kitchen Debate

In 2009, William Safire—former speech writer for President Nixon—recalled in his New York Times piece “The Cold …read more

Richard Nixon as Cold War Strategist

Richard Nixon as Cold War Strategist

May 27, 2011: The 12th Richard Nixon Legacy Forum, which concentrated on RN’s Cold War policies,  was held at the …read more

President Nixon Welcomes Leonid Brezhnev to the United States

President Nixon Welcomes Leonid Brezhnev to the United States

June 18, 1973: Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev made his first visit to the United States. Naval Photographic Center footage …read more

The Kitchen Debate

The Kitchen Debate

September 23, 1959: Vice President Nixon squares off with Soviet Premier Nikita Krushchev.