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Ronald Reagan in Nebraska Stuns the Political World Fifty Years Ago
May 2018
Newsmax
https://www.newsmax.com/genekopelson/ronald-reagan-nixon-nebraska/2018/05/14/id/860245/

Ronald Reagan and Americans of Mexican Descent
May 2018
Orange County Register
https://www.ocregister.com/2018/05/05/looking-beyond-one-party-rule-in-california/

Ronald Reagan and the Martin Luther King, Jr., Assassination
April 2018
Newsmax
https://www.newsmax.com/genekopelson/ronald-reagan-martin-luther-king-jr-assassination/2018/04/03/id/852345/

Trump’s Baltic Summit Echoes Reagan’s First Official Proclamation for Freedom for Eastern Europe
April 2018
The Washington Examiner
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/op-eds/trumps-baltic-summit-echoes-reagans-first-proclamation-for-eastern-european-freedom-50-years-ago

The Pivotal 1968 Republican Wisconsin Primary
March 2018
The Washington Times
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/mar/29/the-pivotal-1968-republican-primary/

Trump Echoes Reagan–as Governor and President
February 2018
Real Clear History
https://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2018/02/06/trump_echoed_reagan_–_as_governor_and_president_136196.html

Flashback: The 1968 Nebraska Republican Primary
February 2018
History Nebraska
https://history.nebraska.gov/blog/flashback-friday-1968-nebraska-republican-primary

Ronald Reagan and the Tet Offensive
January 2018
The Washington Examiner
http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/ronald-reagan-and-the-tet-offensive/article/2647240

Ronald Reagan and the USS Pueblo
January 2018
The Washington Examiner
http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/article/2643800

The Origins of Reagan’s Missile Defense Shield Turn 50
November 2017
Newsmax
https://www.newsmax.com/GeneKopelson/ronald-reagan-missile-defense-sdi-strom-thurmond/2017/11/22/id/827653/

A History Lesson for Today’s NFL Activists
November 2017
The Weekly Standard
http://www.weeklystandard.com/a-history-lesson-for-todays-nfl-activists/article/2010323

Fifty Years Ago, Reagan First Captured the Hearts of America’s Youth
June 2017
The Weekly Standard
http://www.weeklystandard.com/the-beginning-of-reagans-youth-brigades/article/2008375

For MidEast Success, Trump Must Emulate Reagan
June 2017
Newsmax
http://www.newsmax.com/GeneKopelson/kennedy-reagan-u-n/2017/06/01/id/793542/

Fifty Years Ago Today: Ronald Reagan Enters the World Stage
May 2017
The Washington Examiner
http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/fifty-years-ago-today-reagan-enters-the-world-stage/article/2623071

How Ronald Reagan Chipped Away at the Berlin Wall
May 2017
The Washington Times
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/may/8/ronald-reagan-chipped-away-at-the-berlin-wall/

Reagan and Campus Liberal Intolerance
Feb. 2017
National Review
http://www.nationalreview.com/article/444860/ronald-reagan-leftist-intolerance-1960s-campuses

Trump, Reagan, and Israel
Jan. 2017
Newsmax
http://www.newsmax.com/GeneKopelson/israel-ronald-reagan-united-nations-trump/2017/01/05/id/766973/

Trump, Taiwan, Reagan, and Eisenhower
Dec. 2016
Newsmax
http://www.newsmax.com/GeneKopelson/trump-taiwan-reagan/2016/12/06/id/762486/

“Trump Channels Ike and Reagan with Mexico Visit.”
Sept. 2016
Newsmax
http://www.newsmax.com/GeneKopelson/eisenhower-presidency-reagan/2016/09/01/id/746245/

Trump, Reagan and Eisenhower: Helping Black Americans
Aug. 2016
Newsmax
http://www.newsmax.com/GeneKopelson/donald-trump-ronald-reagan-1968-african-american/2016/08/23/id/744735/

“Trump Follows the Reagan Road”
Aug. 2016
The Washington Times
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/aug/28/donald-trump-follows-ronald-reagan-road-in-
minorit/

Reagan’s “The Speech” Electrifies America
April 2016
National Review
http://www.nationalreview.com/article/434772/ronald-reagan-dwight-eisenhowers-student-prot-g