Kevin Carroll served as senior counsel to Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly (2017-18) and House Homeland Security Committee chairman Peter King (2011-13), and a CIA and Army officer.
It’s not only profoundly unwise, it could alienate Americans against the armed forces.
An existing program is safe, effective—and vastly under-resourced.
The agency has taken steps to address its mishandling of assault claims, but it warrants independent scrutiny.
The case shows how the government is falling short in monitoring the actions of former agents and officers.
In seeking to free Aafia Siddiqui, the synagogue hostage taker reminds us that the terror group began as a prison movement.