Nixon long portrayed himself as a victim of the press. However, from the 1952 Checkers speech to his post-presidency PR offensives, Nixon proved himself an able manipulator of the media.
“Law and order” has often been a flimsy cover for advancing the ruthless interests of white Americans.
People talk of a “constitutional crisis” these days as if we haven’t been in one for years, says historian Jason Tebbe.
In 1976, Pat Nixon, wife of the former President, suffered a stroke. Television cameras caught a distraught Richard […]
In a satirical take on the 1968 election, Jose Perez and Robert F. Patton produced The Nixon-Agnew Coloring […]