A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.

St. Louis Jewish Light

Daniel Ellsberg

How Nixon’s obsession with Daniel Ellsberg, the Pentagon Papers sowed seeds for president’s downfall

Christian Appy , Professor of History, University of Massachusetts Amherst June 14, 2021

When Richard Nixon picked up the Sunday New York Times on June 13, 1971, he must have lingered on the smiling image of himself escorting Tricia – his “ethereal blond daughter,” as the paper described her – to her wedding in the White House’s...

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A nonprofit, independent news source to inform, inspire, educate and connect the St. Louis Jewish community.