Photo: Henry Ramirez shakes hands with President Nixon.
Meet Dr. Henry Ramirez, author of “A Chicano in the White House: The Nixon No One Knew,”on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at 7 pm, at the Richard Nixon Library. Free event admission is available for this lecture and book signing. Click here to RSVP.
President Nixon’s chairman of the Cabinet Committee on Opportunities for Spanish Speaking People, Dr. Henry Ramirez will discuss the formal integration of Hispanics into the federal government under the Nixon administration.
A Chicano in the White House is the first book to tell the unknown story of President Richard M. Nixon and the Chicanos. Nixon found us. He made us known and famous. Only Nixon or I could have written this book. He and I are the only ones who knew what visions we discussed and planned in the Oval Office. It is a disclosure of how his visionary actions brought an unknown, forgotten, and conquered raza into mainstream America. Continue reading