Historian warns that you shouldn't trust Trump's phone call transcript for a second
Composite image of Richard Nixon (National Archives & Records Administration) and Donald Trump (Shutterstock)

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump announced that he would release an unredacted transcript of his conversation with the president of Ukraine, amidst criticisms that he made have offered the president a quid pro quo in exchange for information about Joe Biden.

As the historian Kevin Kruse pointed out on Twitter, the move is straight out of Richard Nixon's playbook.