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President Nixon's 1972 Trip to China

Washington, DC
Saturday, March 3, 2012

February 2012 marks the 40th anniversary of President Nixon's trip to China. In a program at the Asia Society in New York City former Ambassador Nicholas Platt, who traveled to China with President Nixon, discusses the politics of Nixon's trip, looks at how Americans viewed China in the 1960s and 1970s, and reflects on China's growth over the past 40 years.

Updated: Monday, March 5, 2012 at 3:12pm (ET)

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