James Jay Carafano

James Jay Carafano is Vice President for Foreign and Defense Policy at the Heritage Foundation.


Tom Ricks thinks we don’t make generals like we used to. He may be right.


Russia's a real threat—but it's no Soviet Union.

GOP infighting on foreign policy won't accomplish anything. Voters care about poise.

The world won't be free of nuclear weapons anytime soon.

The coming Quadrennial Defense Review looks to be less of a strategic document and more a plan for further budget cuts.

It's not quite true that he's aimless—but he'll end up in the doldrums anyway.

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April 24, 2014