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Richard Nixon and the Origins of Welfare Reform

June 2, 2010

President Nixon’s innovative proposals for welfare reform, including the Family Assistance Plan (June 2, 2010, School of Media and Public Affairs, George Washington University, Washington, DC) Title: Richard Nixon and […]

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Watergate

May 24, 2010

Differing theories what was really behind the Watergate scandal (May 24, 2010, Nixon Library, Yorba Linda, CA) Title: Five Watergate Conspiracies Links: Nixon Library: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBkb4sYtDnk&list=PLiF7JevUP8B9XIAdWZd5bfX7-jLKDyz7b&index=26 Nixon Foundation: http://youtu.be/LHXaefItKec C-Span: http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/FiveW […]

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Five Watergate Conspiracies

May 24, 2010

As a part of the Nixon Legacy Forums, Shepard did a talk at the Nixon Library entitled Five Watergate Conspiracies, that explored the ambiguities that still remain over the origin […]

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Richard Nixon and the Rise of Environmentalism

April 22, 2010

President Nixon’s leadership on environmental initiatives (April 22, 2010, Nixon Library, Yorba Linda, CA) Title: Richard Nixon and the Rise of Environmentalism Links: Nixon Library: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qco8aZMTMm0&list=PLiF7JevUP8B9XIAdWZd5bfX7-jLKDyz7b&index=20 Nixon Foundation: http://youtu.be/27U9K46pbm4 Moderator: […]

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Effective Use of the President’s Time

February 15, 2010

The consolidation of White House functions under a single chief of staff, H.R. Haldeman (February 15, 2010, Nixon Library, Yorba Linda, CA). Title: Effective Use of the President’s Time Links: […]

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The Domestic Council

January 9, 2010

The creation of Domestic Council under John Ehrlichman, Assistant to the President for Domestic Affairs (January 9, 2010, Nixon Library, Yorba Linda, CA) Title: Richard Nixon and the Foundation of […]

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June, 2009: Essay on John Dean

June 23, 2009

John Dean’s 1976 book, Blind Ambition, was re-issued in paperback by his agent as a part of the launch of a speaking tour. His invitation to speak at the Richard […]

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The Secret Plot Book Presentation

July 24, 2008

As a part of the rollout of his Watergate book, The Secret Plot to Make Ted Kennedy President, Inside the Real Watergate Conspiracy (Penguin Sentinel, 2008), Shepard did a presentation […]

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