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  • emThe Watergateem
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    The Watergate

    Joseph Rodota provided a history of the Watergate complex, including the notorious scandal connected to its name, and shared stories of many of its notable residents.

  • Richard Nixons Legacy
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    Richard Nixon's Legacy

    Bruce Herschensohn, who served as Deputy Special Assistant to the President in the Nixon Administration, talked about his time in the White House, and major events including the Vietnam War…

  • emThe Most Dangerous Man in Americaem
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    The Most Dangerous Man in America

    Bill Minutaglio and Steven Davis recounted the Nixon administration’s efforts to apprehend Timothy Leary after his escape from prison in 1970.

  • emSlateem Forum Reflects on the Legacy of Watergate
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    Legacy of Watergate

    A group of authors and journalists who covered the Watergate scandal gathered to discuss the political scandal of the 1970s that led to the resignation of President Richard Nixon. They also draw…

  • Nixon and Brezhnev
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    Nixon and Brezhnev

    This program focused on what motivated President Richard Nixon and Soviet Premier Leonid Brezhnev during the period known as Détente. It was part of a conference convened by the University of…

  • QA with John Farrell
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    Q&A with John Farrell

    John Farrell talked about his book Richard Nixon: The Life, in which he chronicles Mr. Nixon’s political career from his early days in Congress to his tenure and downfall as president.…

  • Nixons Cold War Detente Strategy
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    Nixon's Cold War Detente Strategy

    Former National Security Council member Sven Kraemer talked about President Richard Nixon’s Cold War détente strategy. Mr. Kraemer is the author of Inside the Cold War From Marx to Reagan:…

  • emRichard Nixonem
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    Richard Nixon

    Journalist John Farrell talked about his book Richard Nixon: The Life, in which he recalls the life of the 37th president. He spoke at the 17th annual National Book Festival in Washington,…

  • Nixon White House Recollections
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    Nixon White House Recollections

    Jo Haldeman, widow of President Nixon’s chief of staff, shares excerpts from her book, In the Shadow of the White House: A Memoir of the Washington and Watergate Years, 1968-1978. Her husband, H.R.…

  • emPlaying with Fireem
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    Playing with Fire

    Lawrence O’Donnell talked about his book Playing with Fire: The 1968 Election and the Transformation of American Politics, in which he recalls the 1968 presidential election. He spoke at…

  • emNixons White House Warsem
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    Nixon's White House Wars

    Pat Buchanan talked about his book, Nixon’s White House Wars: The Battles That Made and Broke a President and Divided America Forever, on his time working for the 37th president.

  • US Diplomacy and Counterinsurgency Policy in Vietnam
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    U.S. Diplomacy and Counterinsurgency Policy in Vietnam

    Steve Young, a former adviser who helped coordinate civilian and military programs during the Vietnam War, talked about how the conflict in Southeast Asia evolved over time and the role that…

  • QA with Pat Buchanan
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    Q&A with Pat Buchanan

    Columnist and political commentator Pat Buchanan, who served as a speechwriter and senior adviser to President Nixon, talked about his book, Nixon’s White House Wars.

  • Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls
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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the 45th anniversary of the break-in at the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C., which ultimately led to the…

  • emRichard Nixonem
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    Richard Nixon

    John Farrell talked about his book Richard Nixon: The Life. He spoke with David Maraniss.

  • 1968 Presidential Election
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    1968 Presidential Election

    Professor Margaret O’Mara talked about the 1968 presidential election and the events that affected the outcome. She spoke about how the Vietnam War eroded political support for President…

  • Nixon Presidential Library and Museum ReOpening Ceremony
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    Nixon Presidential Library and Museum Re-Opening Ceremony

    The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, California, held a re-opening ceremony after a major update of its exhibits.

  • Reflections on Richard Nixons Legacy
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    Reflections on Richard Nixon's Legacy

    Ben Stein, a former speechwriter for Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford, spoke about President Nixon’s time in the White House. He talked about the 37th president’s energy policies as…

  • Nixons PostWhite House Years
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    Nixon's Post-White House Years

    Former Nixon administration officials talked about Richard Nixon’s post-presidency. They spoke about their roles in the Nixon-Frost interviews, President Nixon’s meetings in China, the writing of…

  • Presidents Daily Briefing
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    President's Daily Briefing

    John Brennan and James Clapper talked about the President’s Daily Briefing during the Nixon and Ford administrations and how that had evolved over time since then. The President’s Daily Briefings (PDBs} contain…

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