Take a step back in time to explore Nixon’s rich history and its immense impact on American politics.

55 Years Ago — “The Last Press Conference”

55 Years Ago — “The Last Press Conference”

6 November 1962: Vice President Nixon gives his concession following his loss to Edmund “Pat” Brown in the 1962 California …read more

Middle East 1973: Setting the Stage for Diplomacy

Middle East 1973: Setting the Stage for Diplomacy

By Jason Schwartz After several weeks of fighting in October 1973 between Israel and the adjacent Arab nations, the Yom Kippur …read more

Middle East 1973: Calculating a Careful Response

Middle East 1973: Calculating a Careful Response

President Nixon arrives in Israel on June 16, 1974. By Jason Schwartz Ripe with political and ideological tension, outstanding disputes between Israel …read more

Rallying the Silent Majority and Articulating a Foreign Policy Vision

Rallying the Silent Majority and Articulating a Foreign Policy Vision

President Nixon with chief-of-staff H.R. Haldeman the day after the president’s November 3, 1969 speech on the Vietnam War. The …read more

Transcript: The U.S., China, and the Geopolitics of the Korean Peninsula

Transcript: The U.S., China, and the Geopolitics of the Korean Peninsula

Endgame in Pyongyang: The U.S., China, and the Geopolitics of the Korean Peninsula Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum October …read more

Video: The United States, China and Russia: Relations Between The World’s Great Powers

Video: The United States, China and Russia: Relations Between The World’s Great Powers

The United States, China and Russia: Relations Between the World’s Great Powers in the Age of Trump July 27, 2017 Richard Nixon …read more

Asia After Viet Nam – Fifty Years On

Asia After Viet Nam – Fifty Years On

  By Conrad Black   It is difficult now to resurrect how revolutionary and improbable it seemed fifty years ago to envision a …read more

After Viet Nam: Richard Nixon, Henry Kissinger and the Search for a Strategy to End the Vietnam War

After Viet Nam: Richard Nixon, Henry Kissinger and the Search for a Strategy to End the Vietnam War

  By Niall Ferguson   On December 10, 1967, Clare Boothe Luce decided to bring together Henry Kissinger and Richard Nixon at a …read more

Parallel Lives: Richard Nixon and George Allen in Washington

Parallel Lives: Richard Nixon and George Allen in Washington

November 23, 1971. President Nixon with Redskins Coach George Allen, Redskins football players and the coaching staff. (Richard Nixon Presidential …read more

Mark Bowden, Author of “Hue 1968”

Mark Bowden, Author of “Hue 1968”

Author of “Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam” The first battle book from Mark Bowden since …read more