I suggest that you study article 3 section 3 of the US constitution.
Not all traitors are spies, and not all spies are traitors, a fact that some people seem to have difficulty understanding.
Pollard was convicted of spying for a friendly country, but was then accused of being a traitor in a sentencing memorandum written by spy and traitor Aldrich Ames and conveyed to the judge by Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
There is no such thing as “spying for a friendly country” - Spying is spying.
I am a sympathetic to Israel as anyone, but they are not any more entitled to classified information as anyone.
Rick Ames is a traitor. Pollard is also a traitor.