U.S. History

During the presidency of Richard Nixon, the United States
a) sought to protect human rights.
b) sought to close the USSR out of world markets.
c) retreated into relative isolation.
d) worked for a reduction of tensions known as detente.
e) none of the above

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  1. b, c are dead wrong. d is generally right. http://www.americanforeignrelations.com/E-N/Human-Rights-The-kennedy-johnson-nixon-and-ford-presidencies.html

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