Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The Dysfunctional PRB's

The periodic review board (PRB) is broken. It was never great shakes to begin with but now it is completely broken. The PRB is supposed to work like a parole board in that the men are reviewed for release (of course one big difference is that people who are facing a parole board have actually been charged and convicted of a crime... unlike the men at Guantanamo). A committe made up of the national security departments reviews the men and determines whether or not they think it is safe to release them. Not one man has been deemed worthy of release since Trump became president and it appears, like everything else the moron has touched, that this has become even more of a political process than it was under Obama. Sigh.

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