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Don't "spies" by definition work for another nation? (Original Post) intrepidity Sep 2019 OP
No elleng Sep 2019 #1
Enemy or competitor intrepidity Sep 2019 #4
Trump not never word no good. RockRaven Sep 2019 #2
LOL!!!! Buckeye_Democrat Sep 2019 #14
not necessarily JI7 Sep 2019 #3
Example of a spy who didn't? nt intrepidity Sep 2019 #5
haven't they done things like go after sex trafficking , financial fraud JI7 Sep 2019 #7
Those sound like whistleblowers intrepidity Sep 2019 #8
yes, people that go undercover to gather info JI7 Sep 2019 #9
Those are not the "spies" Trump referenced today intrepidity Sep 2019 #10
i was just talking in general. not about what Trump said JI7 Sep 2019 #11
Trump is openly disregarding the Whistleblower Protection Act. He's mad. NCLefty Sep 2019 #6
You mean like DFT? RainCaster Sep 2019 #12
No. They are anyone who works clandestinely for a hostile entity. A rival corporation for example. Kaleva Sep 2019 #13

elleng

(130,610 posts)
1. No
Fri Sep 27, 2019, 01:10 AM
Sep 2019

'a person who secretly collects and reports information on the activities, movements, and plans of an enemy or competitor.'

JI7

(89,231 posts)
7. haven't they done things like go after sex trafficking , financial fraud
Fri Sep 27, 2019, 01:19 AM
Sep 2019

and other things like that ?

Kaleva

(36,223 posts)
13. No. They are anyone who works clandestinely for a hostile entity. A rival corporation for example.
Fri Sep 27, 2019, 03:39 AM
Sep 2019

A friend of an ex-spouse reporting, unknown to you, to him or her on your activities during a custody fight would be another.

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