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Going Public With the Nixon Tapes

Nixon’s recordings are a treasure trove of information on the President's years in the White House and how everything went so wrong. But it’s taken a …

Here's What Nixon Thought About His Resignation

Flip through the gallery of Richard Nixon’s appearances on the cover of TIME, and you may notice a gap: the covers chart his political rise, his …

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Watergate? What's that?

At the time, it must have all seemed unforgettable: the endless revelations of wrongdoing, the painful congressional investigation and, finally, the soft black-and-white image of Richard Nixon resigning the presidency.<p>But ask today’s students about the events of Watergate 40 years ago and odds are …

Nixon reframes Watergate scandal in rereleased 1983 interviews

On the eve of Richard Nixon's resignation 40 years ago, he could hear protesters chanting outside the White House as he retired to the Lincoln Sitting Room to make calls.<p>The distant shouting reminded him of the height of the Vietnam War protests. "Except this time," he recalled during the more than …

What Richard Nixon's Impeachment Looked Like

Friday marks the 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon resigning from the U.S. presidency in the wake of the Watergate scandal and subsequent …

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How 12 Newspaper Front Pages Covered Richard Nixon's Resignation

40 years ago today.<p>On Aug. 8, 1974, 40 years ago, Richard Nixon announced his resignation from his office as president of the United States on national television, effective at noon the next day.<p>The resignation, the first for a U.S. president, was the culmination of nonstop damaging revelations …