President Nixon's "Silent Majority" Speech on Vietnam War

President Nixon talked to the nation about the prospects for peace in Vietnam. He outlined a program of “Vietnamization” in which the U.S. military… read more

President Nixon talked to the nation about the prospects for peace in Vietnam. He outlined a program of “Vietnamization” in which the U.S. military would gradually turn over operations to South Vietnamese forces. This speech is often referred to as the “silent majority” speech because he said that despite protests against the war, a majority of Americans supported his policies. close

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President Nixon's "Silent Majority" Speech on Vietnam War

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Program ID:
153819-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Address
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 19, 1999 | 11:52pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Oct 28, 2019 | 2:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Nov 19, 1999 | 11:52pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 13, 1999 | 12:50pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 13, 2005 | 10:31pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 14, 2005 | 2:32am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 14, 2005 | 7:29am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 16, 2005 | 10:31pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 17, 2005 | 2:31am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 17, 2005 | 7:29am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 18, 2005 | 10:31am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 18, 2005 | 2:31pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 18, 2005 | 7:28pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 27, 2006 | 8:31am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 27, 2006 | 11:32am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 27, 2006 | 5:28pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 26, 2019 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 27, 2019 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 28, 2019 | 2:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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