- Juliette Kayyem: Even if the Trump ban were justified (and she thinks it isn't), the lack of preparation and coordination by administration officials on implementing it is a shocking failure
- This is no way to run national security strategy -- the Trump team is making it up as they go along, she writes
CNN national security analyst Juliette Kayyem is the author of "Security Mom: An Unclassified Guide to Protecting Our Homeland and Your Home." She is a professor at Harvard's Kennedy School, a former assistant secretary of Homeland Security in the Obama administration and founder of Kayyem Solutions, a security consulting firm. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers.
(CNN)There is nothing about President Donald J. Trump's executive order on refugees that makes us safer or more secure. As my CNN colleague Peter Bergen reminds us: "All the lethal acts of jihadist terrorism in the States since 9/11 have been carried out by American citizens or legal residents, and none of them have been the work of Syrian refugees."