Podcast: Martin Gold on the Taiwan Relations Act

Podcast: Martin Gold on the Taiwan Relations Act

Martin Gold is author of “A Legislative History of the Taiwan Relations Act: Bridging the Strait” Where did President Nixon’s historic trip …read more

Moscow 1972: Address to the Soviet People

Moscow 1972: Address to the Soviet People

President Nixon spoke directly to the Soviet and American people in a live television address from Moscow In all the bilateral …read more

10 Things You Need to Know About Nixon the Congressman

10 Things You Need to Know About Nixon the Congressman

1. Richard Nixon won his first congressional election in 1946, where he defeated incumbent New Deal Democrat Jerry Voorhis in …read more

Podcast: Michael Massing on Nixon’s Drug Policy

Podcast: Michael Massing on Nixon’s Drug Policy

“The Fix: Under the Nixon Administration, America Had an Effective Drug Policy. WE SHOULD RESTORE IT.” “New York City alone has …read more

The Beginning of a Comeback

The Beginning of a Comeback

By the end of 1966, Richard Nixon was already planning his path to the presidency. In an interview with “US …read more

In the Arena Speakers: Niall Ferguson

In the Arena Speakers: Niall Ferguson

Author of Kissinger: Volume I: The Idealist, 1923-1968 Acclaimed historian and New York Times best selling author Niall Ferguson examines the …read more

Rethinking Nixon at Duke: A Student Speaks Up

Rethinking Nixon at Duke: A Student Speaks Up

RN pictured with the Duke Law School class of 1937. Mousa Alshanteer, a freshman at Duke University, writes that his school …read more

RN & Gingrich

RN & Gingrich

At The New York Times “Caucus” blog, Matt Bai compares Newt Gingrich to RN: [I]f Mr. Gingrich is looking for hopeful …read more

Issa, Nixon, and Obama

Issa, Nixon, and Obama

Representative Darrell Issa, chair of the Government Reform and Oversight Committee, has suggested that the Obama adminstration is too “Nixonian” …read more

A Nixon Documentary in Progress

A Nixon Documentary in Progress

Brian L. Frye and Penny Lane are making a documentary about RN, using a previously-untapped source: EVERYBODY KNOWS  that during the …read more