Tag Archive: John F. Kennedy

Nixon’s Bay of Pigs Secrets

Posted on April 23, 2012 6:53 pm Published by 2 Comments

By Don Fulsom

In the dark, early hours of June 17, 1972, from inside the offices of the Democratic National Committee at the Watergate office building in Washington, DC, burglar James McCord radioed an alarm to his two supervisors. Monitoring … Read the article

President Kennedy and the Berlin Wall

Posted on August 12, 2011 6:27 pm Published by 4 Comments

By Michael O’Brien

After [the]Vienna [Conference], events turned sour for Khrushchev. Instead of retreating, Kennedy held firm. The Soviets were spending a fortune subsidizing the collapsing East German economy. The GDR’s leader, Walter Ulbricht, had few options as refugees took … Read the article