Richard M. Nixon

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Arkansas Times
A leg up for the ChineseYou can be sure that President Richard M. Nixon would be proud of the Arkansas
A leg up for the Chinese
Arkansas Times / Posted an hour ago
You can be sure that President Richard M. Nixon would be proud of the Arkansas segment of his legacy, a huge subsidy from Arkansas taxpayers for a company in communist China that will build a wood-pulp factory in South Arkansas. But what will... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Corporate welfare has come to this: Arkansas taxpayers are subsidizing wealthy Chinese communistsbuild a pulp mill in Clark County. This week's Dumas column follows: By Ernest
Corporate welfare has come to this: Arkansas taxpayers are subsidizing wealthy Chinese communists
Arkansas Times / Posted 12 hours ago
build a pulp mill in Clark County. This week's Dumas column follows: By Ernest Dumas You can be sure that President Richard M. Nixon would be proud of the Arkansas segment of his legacy, a huge subsidy from Arkansas taxpayers for a company... Read more
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New York Magazine
Trump’s Firsts and Near-Firsts As a Major-Party Presidential Nomineedouble divorcée. 3. He's the first New Yorker to head a ticket since — this is
Trump’s Firsts and Near-Firsts As a Major-Party Presidential Nominee
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
double divorcée. 3. He's the first New Yorker to head a ticket since — this is the answer to a good trivia question — Richard M. Nixon in 1968. The Tricky One relocated from California to New York after his 1962 gubernatorial defeat in the... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Jules Witcover: A hail Mary, full of delusionon selecting a running mate, Ike didn’t know he had a say in it and followed th
Jules Witcover: A hail Mary, full of delusion
The St. Augustine Record / Posted yesterday
on selecting a running mate, Ike didn’t know he had a say in it and followed their recommendation that he pick Sen. Richard M. Nixon. Occasionally a would-be president has thrown the choice to the convention. The last time that happened was... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
A Hail Mary, full of delusionon selecting a running mate, Ike didn't know he had a say in it and followed th
A Hail Mary, full of delusion
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
on selecting a running mate, Ike didn't know he had a say in it and followed their recommendation that he pick Sen. Richard M. Nixon. Occasionally a would-be president has thrown the choice to the convention. The last time that happened... Read more
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Philly.com
Does social media affect the way we watch political debates?never seen: the first-ever televised U.S. presidential debate, which took place
Does social media affect the way we watch political debates?
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
never seen: the first-ever televised U.S. presidential debate, which took place on Sept. 26, 1960, between Vice President Richard M. Nixon and U.S. Sen. John F. Kennedy. It was an eye-opener. Here's what I did: I kept myself to the 140-character... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Gebhardt: 40 Years of Family, Community and Automotive Passion"America first, in all things" ethic in the wake of the Vietnam War and the Wat
Gebhardt: 40 Years of Family, Community and Automotive Passion
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 5 days ago
"America first, in all things" ethic in the wake of the Vietnam War and the Watergate scandal that took down President Richard M. Nixon - that meant the Boulder market was full of open-minded people willing to look at buying a higher-end... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The power and beauty of gateways: They beckon, intimidateterm "Janus-faced" connotesinsincerity and deceit, and that's appropriate, too.
The power and beauty of gateways: They beckon, intimidate
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
term "Janus-faced" connotesinsincerity and deceit, and that's appropriate, too. Ever since the Watergate affair that drove Richard M. Nixon from the presidency, people around the world have attached the suffix "gate" to another word to connote... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in Historyof Hoboken, New Jersey, received a U.S. patent for a "separable fastener" -- la
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 days ago
of Hoboken, New Jersey, received a U.S. patent for a "separable fastener" -- later known as the zipper. In 1974, President Richard M. Nixon announced he was releasing edited transcripts of some secretly made White House tape recordings related to... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 29, 20161968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited en
This day in history, April 29, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited engagements off-Broadway. In 1974, President Richard M. Nixon announced he was releasing edited transcripts of some secretly made White House tape recordings related to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Prince, Bowie & Haggard: Icons? Legends? What’s the difference?labeled icons - Britney Spears is a prime example. But the three musicians who
Prince, Bowie & Haggard: Icons? Legends? What’s the difference?
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
labeled icons - Britney Spears is a prime example. But the three musicians who just passed seem to be in a different realm. Not just their artistic genius unites them. It’s the fact that our culture, and our world, are different because they... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanac1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited en
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited engagements off-Broadway. In 1974, President Richard M. Nixon announced he was releasing edited transcripts of some secretly made White House tape recordings related to... Read more
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The Star
A cyclone struck Bangladesh1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited en
A cyclone struck Bangladesh
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited engagements off-Broadway.In 1974, President Richard M. Nixon announced he was releasing edited transcripts of some secretly made White House tape recordings related to... Read more
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ABC News
Today in History1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited en
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited engagements off-Broadway. In 1974, President Richard M. Nixon announced he was releasing edited transcripts of some secretly made White House tape recordings related to... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
A cyclone struck Bangladesh1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited en
A cyclone struck Bangladesh
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited engagements off-Broadway.In 1974, President Richard M. Nixon announced he was releasing edited transcripts of some secretly made White House tape recordings related to... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
A cyclone struck Bangladesh1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited en
A cyclone struck Bangladesh
Kinston Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
1968, the counterculture musical "Hair" opened on Broadway following limited engagements off-Broadway.In 1974, President Richard M. Nixon announced he was releasing edited transcripts of some secretly made White House tape recordings related to... Read more
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Japan Today
Prince, Bowie and Haggard: Icons? Legends? What's the difference? ‹ Japan Todayangry with the left for protesting the Vietnam War. The song brought him wealth
Prince, Bowie and Haggard: Icons? Legends? What's the difference? ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
angry with the left for protesting the Vietnam War. The song brought him wealth, fame and the appreciation of President Richard M. Nixon. If he’d stayed in this mode, his status as a cultural icon for conservative whites would have been more... Read more
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New York Post
My dad was on Nixon’s ‘enemies list’and wrote two books about the disgraced president: “Perfectly Clear: Nixon From
My dad was on Nixon’s ‘enemies list’
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
and wrote two books about the disgraced president: “Perfectly Clear: Nixon From Whittier to Watergate’’ (1973) and “US v. Richard M. Nixon: The Final Crisis’’ (1975). “Being on the enemies list was an incredible badge of honor to him,’’ says... Read more
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Boston Herald
Real to Reel1970 when the Memphis resident impulsively decided he wanted to go have a talk
Real to Reel
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
1970 when the Memphis resident impulsively decided he wanted to go have a talk with the President of the United States, one Richard M. Nixon. Q: How stoned was Presley that night? A: We’re never told. The film is “authorized” by Jerry Schilling, one... Read more
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WestportNow
Susan Granger at the Movies: ‘Elvis & Nixon,’ ‘A Hologram for the King,’ ‘The Huntsman:...’anecdote, Liza Johnson’s droll reminiscence “Elvis & Nixon” shows how Elvis Pre
Susan Granger at the Movies: ‘Elvis & Nixon,’ ‘A Hologram for the King,’ ‘The Huntsman:...’
WestportNow / Posted 7 days ago
anecdote, Liza Johnson’s droll reminiscence “Elvis & Nixon” shows how Elvis Presley (Michael Shannon) met President Richard M. Nixon (Kevin Spacey) one afternoon. In late 1970, watching the news at Graceland, Presley becomes so infuriated... Read more
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Philly.com
Deal could preserve historic Main Line innsignatures. The Covered Wagon was once a tavern along the country's first turn
Deal could preserve historic Main Line inn
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
signatures. The Covered Wagon was once a tavern along the country's first turnpike. In its 20th-century heyday, President Richard M. Nixon dined there, Duke Ellington played, and legions of Main Liners gathered for wedding receptions, proms,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Obama the worst president ever? Not even closeas mean-spirited; also signed a tariff act that began international trade wars
Obama the worst president ever? Not even close
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
as mean-spirited; also signed a tariff act that began international trade wars that only made the Depression worse. ▪ Richard M. Nixon – ran a criminal conspiracy from the White House. Resigned under disgrace before being impeached. His vice... Read more
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International Business Times
All the Queen's US Presidents: From Eisenhower to Obama, in pictures US President John F. Kennedy at Buckingham PalaceJohn F. Kennedy Presidential L
All the Queen's US Presidents: From Eisenhower to Obama, in pictures
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
US President John F. Kennedy at Buckingham PalaceJohn F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum1969: Former US President Richard M. Nixon, Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Phillip, Princess Anne, Prince CharlesOliver F. Atkins1976: Former US President... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in Historymillions of Americans concerned about the environment observed the first "Earth
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 12 days ago
millions of Americans concerned about the environment observed the first "Earth Day." [Article continues below] In 1994, Richard M. Nixon, the 37th president of the United States, died at a New York hospital four days after suffering a stroke; he... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Elvis & Nixon review: Michael Shannon resurrects the KingThe meeting between Richard M Nixon and Elvis Presley on 21 December 1970, is s
Elvis & Nixon review: Michael Shannon resurrects the King
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 12 days ago
The meeting between Richard M Nixon and Elvis Presley on 21 December 1970, is so legendary that the photograph that immortalized the moment is still the most requested image in the National Archives. It’s a wonder, then, that it’s taken this long to... Read more
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The Columbian
Shannon and Spacey show off subtle talentslegend. On Dec. 21, 1970, Elvis Presley, the king of more than mere jumpsuits,
Shannon and Spacey show off subtle talents
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
legend. On Dec. 21, 1970, Elvis Presley, the king of more than mere jumpsuits, was granted a sit-down with President Richard M. Nixon in the Oval Office. Presley’s semi-legible letters to the president, hand-delivered to the White House... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 22, 201660 volumes of personal diaries purportedly written by Adolf Hitler; however, th
This day in history, April 22, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
60 volumes of personal diaries purportedly written by Adolf Hitler; however, the diaries turned out to be a hoax. In 1994, Richard M. Nixon, the 37th president of the United States, died at a New York hospital four days after suffering a stroke; he... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Comic ‘Elvis & Nixon’ is wry and charminghave become the stuff of unlikely historical legend. On Dec. 21, 1970, Elvis Pr
Comic ‘Elvis & Nixon’ is wry and charming
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
have become the stuff of unlikely historical legend. On Dec. 21, 1970, Elvis Presley was granted a sit-down with President Richard M. Nixon in the Oval Office. Presley’s semi-legible letters to the president, hand-delivered to White House security... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanac60 volumes of personal diaries purportedly written by Adolf Hitler; however, th
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
60 volumes of personal diaries purportedly written by Adolf Hitler; however, the diaries turned out to be a hoax. In 1994, Richard M. Nixon, the 37th president of the United States, died at a New York hospital four days after suffering a stroke; he... Read more
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York Daily Record
York County popular with presidential campaignsJimmy Carter, JFK and both Bill and Hillary Clinton are among those who have ca
York County popular with presidential campaigns
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Jimmy Carter, JFK and both Bill and Hillary Clinton are among those who have campaigned here From John F. Kennedy and Richard M. Nixon in 1960 to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in 2015, York County has been a stop on the campaign trail for those in... Read more
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The Washington Times
‘Elvis & Nixon’ director Liza Johnson wanted to honor Presley’s legacyDecember 21, 1970. President Richard M. Nixon entertains Elvis Presley in the O
‘Elvis & Nixon’ director Liza Johnson wanted to honor Presley’s legacy
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
December 21, 1970. President Richard M. Nixon entertains Elvis Presley in the Oval Office — a conservative, tragically unhip chief executive meeting the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, captured for all time in a famous photograph. The new film “Elvis &... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Chris Van Hollen pushes message of effectivenessintelligence analyst. His Baltimore-born father served as ambassador to Sri Lan
Chris Van Hollen pushes message of effectiveness
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
intelligence analyst. His Baltimore-born father served as ambassador to Sri Lanka in the 1970s under Republican Presidents Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. Ford. On the campaign trail, Van Hollen has often noted his family's history in Baltimore, a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Elvis & Nixon' review: Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey offer a particular set of charmslegend. On Dec. 21, 1970, Elvis Presley, the king of more than mere jumpsuits,
'Elvis & Nixon' review: Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey offer a particular set of charms
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
legend. On Dec. 21, 1970, Elvis Presley, the king of more than mere jumpsuits, was granted a sit-down with President Richard M. Nixon in the Oval Office. Presley's semi-legible letters to the president, hand-delivered to the White House... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
No one wants to buy Richard Nixon's former 'Western White House'It seems that La Casa Pacifica, famous for being the "Western White House" of f
No one wants to buy Richard Nixon's former 'Western White House'
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
It seems that La Casa Pacifica, famous for being the "Western White House" of former President Richard M. Nixon, doesn't have the allure it once did. Nixon was the historic San Clemente home's second owner, purchasing it in 1969 for $1.4 million, or... Read more
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Connecticut Post
No one wants to buy Richard Nixon's former 'Western White House'It seems that La Casa Pacifica, famous for being the "Western White House" of f
No one wants to buy Richard Nixon's former 'Western White House'
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
It seems that La Casa Pacifica, famous for being the "Western White House" of former President Richard M. Nixon, doesn't have the allure it once did. Nixon was the historic San Clemente home's second owner, purchasing it in 1969 for $1.4 million, or... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
No one wants to buy Richard Nixon's former 'Western White House'It seems that La Casa Pacifica, famous for being the "Western White House" of f
No one wants to buy Richard Nixon's former 'Western White House'
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
It seems that La Casa Pacifica, famous for being the "Western White House" of former President Richard M. Nixon, doesn't have the allure it once did. Nixon was the historic San Clemente home's second owner, purchasing it in 1969 for $1.4 million, or... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Santa Monica's Shirley Temple First Day of Issue Stampin 2005. She made an unsuccessful bid for a Northern California seat in Congre
Santa Monica's Shirley Temple First Day of Issue Stamp
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
in 2005. She made an unsuccessful bid for a Northern California seat in Congress in 1967, but two years later, President Richard M. Nixon appointed her as a delegate to the United Nations General Assembly. She was named ambassador to Ghana in... Read more
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York Daily Record
Silent no more: The murder of Lillie Belle Allenfollowers, most want to belong to something powerful because individually they
Silent no more: The murder of Lillie Belle Allen
York Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
followers, most want to belong to something powerful because individually they don't have much influence. In January 1969, Richard M. Nixon had become the 37th president of the United States and offered this advice in his inauguration speech: "We... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Kucek says athletes’ attitudes have changedremotely close to bullying,” Kucek said. Kucek will remember his 1974 MLB debu
Kucek says athletes’ attitudes have changed
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 15 days ago
remotely close to bullying,” Kucek said. Kucek will remember his 1974 MLB debut not because it was the day that President Richard M. Nixon resigned his office. On that day, Kucek struck out Canton native and New York Yankee Thurman Munson with the... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Shirley Temple Stamp To Be Issued Todayin 2005. She made an unsuccessful bid for a Northern California seat in Congre
Shirley Temple Stamp To Be Issued Today
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 16 days ago
in 2005. She made an unsuccessful bid for a Northern California seat in Congress in 1967, but two years later, President Richard M. Nixon appointed her as a delegate to the United Nations General Assembly. She was named ambassador to Ghana in... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Reid: Mt. SAC Relays take a detour while the stadium is upgraded for Olympic TrialsLodge convinced the college’s board of trustees to put a track into the stadium
Reid: Mt. SAC Relays take a detour while the stadium is upgraded for Olympic Trials
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 18 days ago
Lodge convinced the college’s board of trustees to put a track into the stadium opened by a young U.S. congressman named Richard M. Nixon in 1948. The track was a mixture of volcanic ash, clay and diatomaceous earth, considered at the time as an... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Reid: Mt. SAC Relays take a detour while the stadium is upgraded for Olympic TrialsLodge convinced the college’s board of trustees to put a track into the stadium
Reid: Mt. SAC Relays take a detour while the stadium is upgraded for Olympic Trials
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 18 days ago
Lodge convinced the college’s board of trustees to put a track into the stadium opened by a young U.S. congressman named Richard M. Nixon in 1948. The track was a mixture of volcanic ash, clay and diatomaceous earth, considered at the time as an... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Reid: Mt. SAC Relays take a detour while the stadium is upgraded for Olympic TrialsLodge convinced the college’s board of trustees to put a track into the stadium
Reid: Mt. SAC Relays take a detour while the stadium is upgraded for Olympic Trials
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Lodge convinced the college’s board of trustees to put a track into the stadium opened by a young U.S. congressman named Richard M. Nixon in 1948. The track was a mixture of volcanic ash, clay and diatomaceous earth, considered at the time as an... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Altered State: tracing marijuana's long, strange trip through CaliforniaNancy Reagan looks you straight in the eye, disapproving, and reminds you to “J
Altered State: tracing marijuana's long, strange trip through California
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 19 days ago
Nancy Reagan looks you straight in the eye, disapproving, and reminds you to “Just say no!” An awkward Richard M Nixon promises via historic video that he will “continue to oppose efforts to legalize marijuana”. Bill Clinton flashes on the gallery... Read more
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The Manila Times
How honesty can save a taxpayer’s lifeservices organizations in the world. “Make sure you pay your taxes; otherwise
How honesty can save a taxpayer’s life
The Manila Times / Posted 20 days ago
services organizations in the world. “Make sure you pay your taxes; otherwise you can get in a lot of trouble.”– Richard M. Nixon IT’S tax-filing time again. It’s also usually the time when people’s true character comes to the fore. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Panama Papers leak signals a shift in journalismPentagon Papers and the end of the Vietnam War. Two years passed between The W
Panama Papers leak signals a shift in journalism
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
Pentagon Papers and the end of the Vietnam War. Two years passed between The Washington Post' s first story establishing Richard M Nixon' s link to the Watergate burglary and Nixon' s resignation from the presidency. Last week, Prime Minister... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rule of Law Must Be Respected, Protected and PromotedOF AMERICA v NIXON, 418 U.S. This case came before the Supreme Court of the Uni
Rule of Law Must Be Respected, Protected and Promoted
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
OF AMERICA v NIXON, 418 U.S. This case came before the Supreme Court of the United States and involved former President Richard M. Nixon. President Richard M. Nixon, during his second term in office, tried to place the Executive Branch of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Our history of political violencearound him. The result, as in 1968, is a growing climate of violence. The mena
Our history of political violence
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a month ago
around him. The result, as in 1968, is a growing climate of violence. The menace of the late 1960s event-ually subsided as Richard M. Nixon harnessed his "silent majority" to calm the political climate early in his presidency and as the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Obama’s nomination is as political as the Senate’s refusal to consider itfailed Fortas/Thornberry nominations were great. Within a year, Fortas had resi
Obama’s nomination is as political as the Senate’s refusal to consider it
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
failed Fortas/Thornberry nominations were great. Within a year, Fortas had resigned from office, and Republican President Richard M. Nixon began his term in office with two seats to fill. The political fight over the Fortas nomination foreshadowed... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Today in History"Ship of Fools," an allegory about the rise of Nazism in Germany, was published
Today in History
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
"Ship of Fools," an allegory about the rise of Nazism in Germany, was published by Little, Brown & Co. In 1970, President Richard M. Nixon signed a measure banning cigarette advertising on radio and television, to take effect after Jan. 1,... Read more
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