Tag Archive: Watergate

Aug 08 2017

Step by step

  “By taking this action, I hope that I have hastened the start of the process of healing which is so desperately needed in America.” On this day in 1974, President Richard Nixon announced his resignation as the 37th President of the United States, effective noon the following day. Gerald R. Ford became the 38th …

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Aug 26 2016

Honestly…

As long as a journalist tells the truth, in conscience and fairness, it is not his job to worry about consequences. The truth is never as dangerous as a lie in the long run. I truly believe the truth sets men free. (May 1973) Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee was born on this day …

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