Podcast: John Logsdon on President Nixon, the Apollo Program and Space Policy

Podcast: John Logsdon on President Nixon, the Apollo Program and Space Policy

President Nixon with NASA Administrator James C. Fletcher discussing a proposed space shuttle vehicle on January 5, 1972 in San …read more

Podcast: Luke Nichter on the Nixon Tapes and the End of the Vietnam War

Podcast: Luke Nichter on the Nixon Tapes and the End of the Vietnam War

President Nixon with South Vietnamese President Nguyen Van Thieu during a visit to Saigon in August 1969. (AP Photo) Luke Nichter …read more

Podcast: Discussion with Creators of Nixon Library Exhibit on Apollo 11

Podcast: Discussion with Creators of Nixon Library Exhibit on Apollo 11

The Nixon Presidential Library’s new special exhibit, Apollo 11: One Giant Leap for Mankind. (William Vasta/Richard Nixon Foundation) Celebrating the 50th …read more

Podcast: James Donovan on the Space Race and the Apollo Moon Landing

Podcast: James Donovan on the Space Race and the Apollo Moon Landing

Charles M. Duke Jr/Associated Press James Donovan is author of “Shoot for the Moon: The Space Race and the Extraordinary Voyage …read more

Podcast: Frederic Frommer on Richard Nixon and Ted Williams

Podcast: Frederic Frommer on Richard Nixon and Ted Williams

President Nixon and Ted Williams, then manager of the Washington Senators, in the Senators’ locker room. (Getty Images/Bettman) Frederic Frommer is …read more

Podcast: David Byrne on the Intersection of Presidents Nixon and Reagan’s Lives and Careers

Podcast: David Byrne on the Intersection of Presidents Nixon and Reagan’s Lives and Careers

Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan (Henry Burroughs/AP) David Byrne is author of “Ronald Reagan: An Intellectual Biography.” On this edition of …read more

Podcast: Luke Nichter on the Nixon Tapes, Withdrawing from Bretton Woods, and the End of the Gold Standard

Podcast: Luke Nichter on the Nixon Tapes, Withdrawing from Bretton Woods, and the End of the Gold Standard

On August 15, 1971, President Nixon gave a televised address to the American people, explaining America’s new economic policy. (Associated …read more

Podcast: Heath Lee on the Wives of American Prisoners of War in Vietnam

Podcast: Heath Lee on the Wives of American Prisoners of War in Vietnam

President Nixon meets with POW wives (left to right) Carole Hansen, Louise Mulligan, Sybil Stockdale, Andrea Rander, and Mary Mearns …read more

Podcast: Robert J. Brown on President Nixon and Civil Rights

Podcast: Robert J. Brown on President Nixon and Civil Rights

President Nixon with Robert J. Brown, and his late wife Sallie Brown at the White House. (Collection of Robert J. …read more

Podcast: Irv Gellman on Eisenhower and Nixon

Podcast: Irv Gellman on Eisenhower and Nixon

President Dwight D. Eisenhower and Vice President Richard Nixon. (Hank Walker/Time Life Pictures-Getty Images) Irv Gellman is author of “The President …read more