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Eisenhower



  • Eisenhower's Worst Nightmare

    by William D. Hartung

    When, in his farewell address in 1961, President Dwight D. Eisenhower warned of the dangers of the “unwarranted influence” wielded by the “military-industrial complex,” he could never have dreamed of an arms-making corporation of the size and political clout of Lockheed Martin.



  • Will Trump Be Nixon in China?

    by Andrew Preston

    The president's meeting with Kim Jong Un could go more like Eisenhower with Khrushchev—which wouldn't be good.



  • How significant was the Suez Crisis?

    The 1956 Suez Crisis is widely remembered as a critical event in post-war British history, which helped bring to an end the era of Britain as a global empire and superpower.