Managing Mayhem: How America's Next President Can Succeed

In the National Interest, AHS speaker James Jay Carafano explains why a strong leader needs to have a very particular set of skills to succeed:

"There should be no surprise when a mediocre national-security squad suffers a string of foreign-policy setbacks. Top-rank talent may not guarantee any administration an unbroken winning streak in foreign policy, but it sure improves the odds."