Then and Now: U.S. Support of NATO

Then and Now: U.S. Support of NATO

Recently, the United State’s role in NATO has received renewed public interest. While some Americans wish to continue backing NATO, …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

Newt Gingrich: New Museum is “Remarkable”

Newt Gingrich: New Museum is “Remarkable”

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich and wife Callista returned to the Nixon Library on Wednesday, October 19, for …read more

The Space Race and Peaceful Competition

The Space Race and Peaceful Competition

The Space Race demonstrated that the United States and Soviet Union could partake in peaceful competition and cooperation From Sputnik to the …read more

Nixon’s Nuclear Energy Vision

Nixon’s Nuclear Energy Vision

President Nixon called for expanded research and application of nuclear energy with the goal to help America achieve energy independence Foreign …read more

Ostpolitik and Détente

Ostpolitik and Détente

The Four Power Agreement fused the objectives of Ostpolitik and Détente, setting Germany on the path to reunification Nowhere was the …read more

New Nixon Museum Content and Historically Relevant Information to be Made Available Around the Globe Via Website and App

New Nixon Museum Content and Historically Relevant Information to be Made Available Around the Globe Via Website and App

The new website and app will give students, academics and authors unprecedented access to the complete story of Richard Nixon YORBA …read more

The Yom Kippur War: 40 Years of Survival

The Yom Kippur War: 40 Years of Survival

43 years ago, the deadliest Arab-Israeli military conflict commenced with a surprise attack, coordinated mainly by Egypt and Syria, on the …read more

All Roads Lead to Moscow

All Roads Lead to Moscow

A personally dictated memorandum from President Nixon to Henry Kissinger illustrates the complexities of negotiating with the Soviet Union As President …read more

Nixon Rides BART

Nixon Rides BART

On September 27, 1972, only a few days after the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system officially opened, President Nixon …read more