Nixon, Kissinger, and a Forgotten Genocide

March 3, 2016 in the Presidents’ Lounge. The Annual Francis X Gerrity Lecture.  Renowned policy analyst, historian, and journalist Gary Bass shows how Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger’s involvement in the 1971 atrocities in Bangladesh led to war between India and Pakistan, shaped the fate of Asia, and left in its wake a host of major strategic consequences for the world today.