who was a british journalist (both bbc and newspapers), as well as a british academic, escaped to the ussr just before his impending arrest for espionage on behalf of the then ussr's kgb. there are others i could mention. his legacy, and fellow travellors, are still to be felt in britains mediocracy and in academia. the anti-israel vitriol, though it has morphed into other things. a journalist is a secret service asset!!! so what else is new?
U.S. defense contractor accused of copying secret military documents (Reuters)
from the article: Respected Danish journalist admits 'I was a Mossad agent'