Charles V. Peña
Charles V. Peña

Charles V. Peña is a senior fellow with Defense Priorities. He has more than 25 years of experience as a policy and program analyst and senior manager, supporting both the Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security. Peña is the former director of defense policy studies at the Cato Institute.

Kim Jong Un Is Nowhere Near Getting Rid Of His Nuclear Weapons

If security is paramount for Kim, nuclear weapons might be his only hope of staving off regime change.

Why The U.S. Military Shouldn’t Go Out On Humanitarian Junkets

Humanitarian military intervention affects a myriad of interconnected and changing parts, like a kaleidoscope where the pattern changes completely and unpredictably when rotated.