Podcast: Secret Service Agent on Witnessing President Nixon’s Phone Call to the Moon

Podcast: Secret Service Agent on Witnessing President Nixon’s Phone Call to the Moon

President Nixon made the longest long distance phone call in history, 240,000 miles to the Apollo 11 astronauts on the …read more

Nixon and School Desegregation: Perspective from George Shultz

Nixon and School Desegregation: Perspective from George Shultz

On January 9, 2003, the Richard Nixon Foundation awarded George Shultz with the Victory of Freedom Award, an award that …read more

Nixon’s Revolutionary Vision for American Governance

Nixon’s Revolutionary Vision for American Governance

Introduction President Nixon, though possessing the instincts and speaking the increasingly conservative language of the mainstream Republican Party all his life …read more

Summitry and President Nixon’s Legacy

Summitry and President Nixon’s Legacy

President Nixon practiced a patient, yet powerful, form of diplomacy which aided him in his endeavor to create a lasting …read more

How Would Nixon Handle Russia in the 21st Century?

How Would Nixon Handle Russia in the 21st Century?

Although the Cold War is almost three decades behind us, relations between the United States and Russia are icy. Initial …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

Moscow 1972: Nixon Negotiates

Moscow 1972: Nixon Negotiates

When President Nixon arrived in Moscow on May 22, 1972, the prospective results of his trip were all but predictable. …read more

Moscow 1972: Eve of the Summit

Moscow 1972: Eve of the Summit

Nixon becomes first U.S. President to visit Moscow On a rainy day in May of 1972, President Nixon addressed a crowd …read more

Podcast: James Rosen on William F. Buckley and Richard Nixon

Podcast: James Rosen on William F. Buckley and Richard Nixon

James Rosen is Author of “A Torch Kept Lit: Great Lives of the 20th Century.” A writer, intellect and polymath, William …read more

President Nixon’s Vision of NATO

President Nixon’s Vision of NATO

Nixon’s first trip abroad as president was a tour of the major European cities. As he traveled through Brussels and …read more