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Richard Nixon Tapes

Nixon Library Releases Previously Classified Audio

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Newly declassified segments from the diary of President Richard Nixon's chief-of-staff provide a detailed, subtle portrait ...

Nixon Resignation Tapes Make A Comeback

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS and KRYSTA FAURIA | Posted 10.05.2014 | Politics

YORBA LINDA, Calif. (AP) — Almost a decade after Richard Nixon resigned, the disgraced former president sat down with his one-time aide and told the...

Nixon Tapes Reveal Skepticism, Distrust

AP | NANCY BENAC | Posted 08.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It's a good thing Richard Nixon was such a klutz. The president's ineptness at all things mechanical is what prompted his aides to inst...

New Nixon Tapes Coming

Posted 08.21.2013 | Politics

By GILLIAN FLACCUS, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The final installment of secretly recorded phone calls and meetings from President Richard Nixon's White H...

LISTEN: Richard Nixon Calls Aristotle A 'Homo,' Warns Of Dangers Of Homosexuality On TV

Posted 08.02.2013 | Gay Voices

An audio recording of former U.S. President Richard Nixon spouting off an anti-gay rant has surfaced. CNN published an excerpt from the tape, whic...

Judge Orders Release Of Secret Nixon Watergate Testimony

AP | By NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 09.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Thirty-six years after Richard Nixon testified to a grand jury about the Watergate break-in that drove him from office, a federal judge ...

Was Nixon's Paranoia Founded?

NPR | By Mark Feldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Feldstein follows the rise of Anderson's investigative journalism career and explains how his decades-long face-off with Nixon would become emblematic...

Thousands Of Previously Restricted Nixon Documents To Be Released

Talking Points Memo | Evan McMorris-Santoro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The National Archives plans to release hundreds of thousands of new documents and photos from the Nixon administration and 12 hours of new audio recor...

Nixon's Ghetto Obsession

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Nixon did more than simply sit by and passively listen to anti-black tirades by a trusted aide; he frequently spewed those same offensive racial epithets himself.

New Nixon Tapes And Files Released

AP | CAL WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — With an air of desperation, a hunkered down White House hatched a plan to save Richard Nixon's presidency as the Watergate crisis b...

Nixon Tapes: Abortion Necessary "When You Have A Black And A White"

The New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Jan. 23, 1973, when the Supreme Court struck down state criminal abortion laws in Roe v. Wade, President Richard M. Nixon made no public statement....

NIXON TAPES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Just as the new movie "Frost/Nixon" opens around the country this week with a possibly Oscar-nominated portrayal of President Richard Nixon, we get to...