There was quite a controversy in the blogosphere a couple of days ago over Reuters' decision to characterise an ex-CIA employee who outed other CIA spies in Cuba, thus leading to their execution, as a "whistleblower."
It would seem that these complaints have finally reached the Editorial desk. Reuters responds:
Several readers objected to the “whistle-blower” headline, making a fair point. [Ed.:—Ya think?] We subsequently change the headline to:
Ex-CIA spy who exposed agents dies in Cuba