Richard Nixon was elected President of the USA in 1968 and served until his impeachment and resignation from office in 1974.


When silence isn’t silence: what is really on the 18.5 minute gap in the Watergate tapes

One of the signature moments of the Watergate scandal was the discovery of an 18.5-minute gap on a White House recording of a meeting with Richard Nixon. … Read the full post »


Lessons from Canadian politics

British political commentators love looking to the US. It’s why mention “TV leader debates” and you won’t have to wait long until someone mentions the 1960 JFK versus Nixon affair but you’ll have to wait an awful long time until someone mentions the earlier 1950s pioneering effort in Sweden. … Read the full post »