Yesterday’s British Extremists

Richard Norton-Taylor reports in the Guardian, ‘… For years, Foreign Office, MI5, and MI6, officials failed to notice the continuing communist sympathies of the two men [Burgess and McLean]  even though they did little to hide them. According to the hitherto secret Cadogan report, White said the 1930s “was a time dangerous for young minds of an intellectual bent. The disillusionment of young men at that period had led them to find an outlet for their idealism in the Communist party.” click here.