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

Making History by Agreeing to Disagree

Making History by Agreeing to Disagree

My recent summary of last week’s news failed to recognize an important anniversary . It was thirty-six years ago last …read more

Buckley, Nixon, and Mao – 1972

Buckley, Nixon, and Mao – 1972

In February of 1972 three airplanes, two were charter flights, the third was Air Force One, made their way from …read more

Richard Milhous Obama

Richard Milhous Obama

Barack Obama sounds a bit like Richard Nixon. No, he’s not deliberately cribbing from our 37th president. It’s hard to picture …read more

On Words, Pins, and Patriotism

On Words, Pins, and Patriotism

Over the last couple of weeks, there seems to be a controversy in the presidential campaign over expressions of patriotism. …read more

Nixon and Me

Nixon and Me

I was born in 1964, which technically makes me a Baby Boomer. It also means my first-hand memories of the …read more

Reading the Nixon Bios

Reading the Nixon Bios

When John Taylor extended me the invitation to contribute occasional pieces to The New Nixon, I accepted immediately and knew …read more

Exploiting a Heart Attack

Exploiting a Heart Attack

Last week, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman quoted Adlai Stevenson as warning of “Nixonland” – “a land of slander …read more

The President Would be Fascinated with the Power of the Blogoshere

The President Would be Fascinated with the Power of the Blogoshere

It’s a great pleasure to welcome The New Nixon to the blogosphere. I think the thirty-seventh president would have …read more

Marjorie Klein, wife of longtime RN aide Herb Klein, dies at 87

Marjorie Klein, wife of longtime RN aide Herb Klein, dies at 87

For years, Marjorie Klein was by the side of her husband, Herb Klein, on goodwill trips to foreign countries and …read more

Business Leader, Nixon Friend Carl Karcher Dies at 90

Business Leader, Nixon Friend Carl Karcher Dies at 90

He was an Ohio farm boy with an eighth-grade education who turned his $326 investment in a hot dog stand …read more