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Friday, July 24, 2009

"The Kitchen Debate" - Richard Nixon vs. Nikita Khrushchev 50 Years Ago - Video 7/24/1959

Fifty years ago today, July 24, 1959, Vice-President Richard Nixon engaged in what is called the "Kitchen Debate" with Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev in which they debated back and forth on the virtues of Capitalism and Freedom and Soviet-style Communism. For all of Khrushchev's bluster, here we are 50 years later, and the United States is still the world's greatest superpower, and the Soviet Union is no more.

Below is a video clip of the two debating, and then a longer audio clip of their debate:

VIDEO CLIP


AUDIO CLIP

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