The Torture Defender Quits At CIA

Great news. Following this devastating profile, Steve Kappes quits the CIA. Ackerman notes:

Further underscoring the perception that [his torture legacy is] why Kappes is stepping down is his replacement: Michael Morell, a veteran not of the agency’s operations directorate where anyone involved in torture would have worked, if not in the director’s office but the intelligence analysis directorate.

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