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

Nixon Expands Veterans Benefits

Nixon Expands Veterans Benefits

President Nixon signs two landmark bills to expand Veterans benefits on this day in 1972 On October 24, 1972 President Nixon …read more

President Nixon’s May 8th Decision: A Lesson in Leadership

President Nixon’s May 8th Decision: A Lesson in Leadership

Our real problem, then, is not our strength today; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure …read more

46 Years Ago – RN Announces Cambodia Incursion

46 Years Ago – RN Announces Cambodia Incursion

On the evening of April 30, 1970, President Nixon announced that the United States was going to attack North Vietnamese …read more

Weekly Podcast: A Discussion on the Paris Peace Accords with Bruce Herschensohn

Weekly Podcast: A Discussion on the Paris Peace Accords with Bruce Herschensohn

Today marks the 43rd anniversary of the signing of the Paris Peace Accords, which ended U.S. combat operations in Indochina. …read more

A Public Plan for Peace

A Public Plan for Peace

“Just as secret negotiations can sometimes break a public deadlock, public disclosure may help to break …read more

Nixon On Vietnam: A Pre-Presidential View

Nixon On Vietnam: A Pre-Presidential View

In the years before he was elected as President, Richard Nixon kept a relatively low profile politically. Employed by the …read more

Vietnam POW 40th Reunion News Coverage

Vietnam POW 40th Reunion News Coverage

On May 24, 1973, President and First Lady Nixon hosted American Prisoners of War held captive in Vietnam for the …read more

The Canard That Will Not Die

The Canard That Will Not Die

RN’s “secret plan” to end the Vietnam war is the Dracula of canards. No matter how many wooden stakes …read more

Address to the Nation Making Public a Plan for Peace in Vietnam

Address to the Nation Making Public a Plan for Peace in Vietnam

January 25, 1972: President Nixon took television time to make a public plan for peace in Vietnam. The address was …read more