Whistlestop: Nixon Goes to China (Part 2 of 3)

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May 30, 201823m
Whistlestop: Nixon Goes to China (Part 2 of 3)
May 30 '1823m
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This episode of Whistlestop travels back to July 10, 1971 when Henry Kissinger is reported to have had a terrible stomach ache while abroad but was really working covertly to promote President Nixon's international agenda.

Whistlestop is Slate's podcast about presidential history. Hosted by Political Gabfest host John Dickerson, each installment will revisit memorable moments from America's presidential carnival.

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Email: whistlestop@slate.com

Podcast production by Jocelyn Frank. Research by Brian Rosenwald.

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