Essays Tagged: "Richard Nixon"

Bill Clinton and Richard Nixon's Legacies: How Will History Remember Them?

Clinton PaperI asked my grandma questions about Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton first. She did not want to be interviewed because she said she really ... liticians as well. I do not think that written history, at least what I have seen, has been kind to Richard Nixon at all and that is a good thing. He was a crook and a liar and he does not deserve to ...

(5 pages) 119 0 3.4 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Nixon v. The United States

f 1974, United States v. Nixon. This case involved the President of the United States, at that time Richard Nixon, and the people of the United States. The case was based on the infamous Watergate sca ...

(2 pages) 73 0 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Political Career of Richard Nixon

The Political Career of Richard Nixon1. Nixon's Beginning in Politics2. Emergence in National PoliticsA. The Hiss CaseB. Nix ... A. ReelectionB. WatergateA few weeks after the United States entered World War II a young man named Richard Nixon went to Washington, D.C. In January 1942 he took a job with the Office of Price Admini ... n is a vote against the Communist-dominated PAC.' The approach was successful. On November, 5 1946, Richard Nixon won his first political election. The Nixons' daughter Patricia (called Tricia) was bo ...

(14 pages) 259 0 4.6 Jun/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Nixon and the Notion of Presidential Power

Richard Nixon and the Notion of Presidential Power"Actions which otherwise would be unconstitutional ... have greatly differed and have occasionally sparked great controversy. The unjustified means which Richard Nixon used to defend this nation and its Constitution have drawn a great deal of attack not ... the electorate but rather by the final outcome of the actions. Nixon's opinion, however, differed. Richard Nixon saw the ultimate check not in the result or consequences of his actions, but rather in ...

(7 pages) 77 0 5.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Abuse of Presidential Power: Richard Nixon.

Abuse of Presidential Power: Richard NixonThere is little doubt the Watergate scandal of the 1970's was the beginning of the Amer ... litics and followed his destiny to become the thirty-seventh President of the United States.In 1968 Richard Milhouse Nixon was elected the thirty-seventh President of the United States. He had served ... 1997.Lewis, Alfred. "5 Held in Plot to Bug Democrats' Office Here" Washington Post. 18 Jun 1972 A01Richard M. Nixon. 2001 Brainy Media. 28 Feb. 2003Small, Melvin. The Presidency of Richard Nixon. Law ...

(12 pages) 252 1 4.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

This is a Book Review on the book "New Perspectives on the Vietnam War."

y placed together in an order of events, which begins with the Lyndon Johnson office, and ends with Richard Nixon. What this book clearly portrays, is that the way the world deals with war, has not ch ...

(6 pages) 72 0 1.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Presidential Scandals In the Last 30 Years.

ny presidential scandals. Some have been recent and others happened over thirty years ago. In 1972, Richard Nixon was accused of tapping the other party's phone and breaking into their office. In 1986 ... ssions. The Senate needed those tapes and then they could get all the evidence they need to impeach Richard Nixon.Meanwhile, Nixon's vice-president, Spiro Agnew, resigned because they uncovered the tr ...

(3 pages) 62 0 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Last Innocent Year.

Riots, Women's Lib, Free Love, Hippies, the Grateful Dead, Drugs, Sex, Rock and Roll, the Beatles, Richard Nixon, John F. Kennedy... these are all words and people who bring back thoughts of the sixt ...

(3 pages) 42 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Kent State Incident.

America Kills Its Children" - Kent State Incident : May 4, 1970Following Richard Nixon's annoucement on April 30 of the invasion of Cambodia and the need to draft 150,000 mo ...

(7 pages) 88 0 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Watergate and Richard Nixon

On June 17, 1972, a burglary occurred that would not only change Richard Nixon's role as President of the United States, but the nations view on politicians in gener ... grew into a full fledged investigation by the FBI into the burglars and the people that hired them. Richard Nixon denied that neither he nor any of his staff were involved in the scandal. When the bur ... In 1970 the leaks of national security which included his spying on his rivals became a problem for Richard Nixon.(Garment 27-32) Nixon knew that this would have to be stopped so he got the head of th ...

(6 pages) 172 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Moral Guidance/Eradicating Teen Drug Abuse.

to be very successful. The Nixon, Reagan and Bush administrations are direct examples of this.When Richard Nixon began his first term, use of marijuana and heroin had reached an all-time high. In res ...

(4 pages) 53 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Nixon & The Media

e Supreme Court and the powers of Congress, put together. This power was exemplified in the case of Richard Nixon, America's President during 1968-1974. If it were not for the media, this man would st ... helpful by informing the public what they should know about politicians and scandals. The years of Richard Nixon's presidency were full of misconceptions and scandals that were never spoken of prior ...

(13 pages) 161 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Persian Gulf War

relations and religious extremism to terrorism and nuclear nonproliferation. Every president since Richard Nixon has recognized that ensuring Persian Gulf security and stability is a vital U.S. inter ...

(14 pages) 161 1 4.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The 1960's

fore seen in the history of the United States. John F. Kennedy the democratic candidate was against Richard Nixon the republican candidate. This was the first time that the debates between the candida ... ghting. Johnson approved the Voting Rights Act that gave the right to the people qualified to vote. Richard Nixon the republican candidate was elected president after President Johnson got out of demo ...

(2 pages) 40 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Is American foreign policy today dominated by national self-interest or does it have a moral element at its core?

lassically American ideals of democracy, free-markets and human rights. Whereas Theodore Roosevelt, Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger are usually remembered as having viewed foreign policy primarily a ...

(8 pages) 141 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Federalist Paper #74

agreement with either the House of Representatives, the Senate, or both. In August of 1974, Richard Nixon became the first president to resign from office. "Vice President Gerald Ford assumes ... ted Nixon a "free, full, and absolute" pardon "for all offenses against the United States which he, Richard Nixon, has committed or may have committed or taken part in..."( When Ford par ...

(2 pages) 44 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Red scare, fear of communism essay. Argues that politicians used the Red Scare to gain power

unism and so did the Soviets. Most Americans feared communism and politicians like Joe McCarthy and Richard Nixon found ways to utilize that fear and gain political power. Therefore it can be argued t ... cians in America found ways to benefit from America's obsessive fear of communism. Politicians like Richard Nixon and Joe McCarthy did so. Richard Nixon joined the HUAC or House Un-American Committee. ...

(7 pages) 116 0 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

History lesson: GOP must stop Bush

es he and his aides committed against the Constitution and people of the United States. Ultimately, Richard Nixon left office voluntarily because courageous leaders of the Republican Party put princip ...

(4 pages) 34 0 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers


hesis statement: Watergate could possibly be the worst scandal inthe history of theUnited States.1. Richard Nixon.A. Family.B. Political.II. Latest scandals.A. Iran Contra affair.B. Whitewater affair. ... can be argued that Watergate could possibly be the worstscandal in the history of the United States.Richard Milihous Nixon was the 37th President of the United States,and the only President to ever re ...

(10 pages) 134 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

This is my final exam for sociology of poverty...I recieved an A in the course and this paper was 50% of my final grade.

ists) Instead of overt racism, they used racial symbols and code words (ex: All American). In 1968, Richard Nixon won the White House. He did it in a shameful way - by dividing Americans against one a ... sing code words; No one played a greater role in shaping the new race-coded political strategy than Richard M. Nixon. With the South looming as an electoral prize in 1968, Nixon not only exploited the ...

(62 pages) 1585 3 4.8 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays