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

Video: Nixon and Europe with Luke Nichter

Video: Nixon and Europe with Luke Nichter

Luke Nichter discussed President Nixon’s vision for NATO and Transatlantic Relations on October 23, 2017. (Richard Nixon Foundation). Luke Nichter is …read more

Video: Sven Kraemer Discusses the History of the Cold War

Video: Sven Kraemer Discusses the History of the Cold War

Author of “Inside the Cold War from Marx to Reagan,” an unprecedented new guide to the roots, history, strategies and …read more

Sven Kraemer, Author of “Inside the Cold War”

Sven Kraemer, Author of “Inside the Cold War”

Author of “Inside the Cold War from Marx to Reagan,” an unprecedented new guide to the roots, history, strategies and …read more

Expanding Détente Into International Economics

Expanding Détente Into International Economics

“Détente” typically arouses thoughts of summits and treaties concerning the vast arsenals of nuclear weapons held by the Cold War …read more

The Task of Diplomacy

The Task of Diplomacy

At the beginning of September, the United States and Russia announced a groundbreaking ceasefire in Syria. Just weeks later, tensions …read more

Cold War Historian Jussi Hanhimäki on President Nixon and Détente, Part 2

Cold War Historian Jussi Hanhimäki on President Nixon and Détente, Part 2

Jussi Hanhimäki is Author of “The Rise and Fall of Detente: American Foreign Policy and the Transformation of the Cold …read more

Podcast: Cold War Historian Jussi Hanhimäki on President Nixon and Détente, Part 1

Podcast: Cold War Historian Jussi Hanhimäki on President Nixon and Détente, Part 1

Jussi Hanhimäki is Author of “The Rise and Fall of Detente: American Foreign Policy and the Transformation of the Cold …read more

Ich Bin Ein…..Halt!

Ich Bin Ein…..Halt!

I rather suspect Sen. Barack Obama is welcoming former Gov. Jesse Ventura’s reported plans to run against Al Franken and …read more

WWRND About Iraq?

WWRND About Iraq?

By way of introduction, I had the honor of working with President Nixon and his staff during the last five …read more