Brincat’s opinions might be a load of BS…  but so was the ensuing ‘outrage’
Raphael Vassallo
Now: like all good dictionary definitions, this one is sufficiently vague to account for a certain ‘flexibility’, in the way the word is actually used
A disservice to the Palestinian cause
Palestinians need to believe in a leadership that can bring about changes that improve their lives. Palestinians need to see a horizon where they can live in an independent and...
Getting the future right | Glenn Micallef

“We have to make sure that the right decisions are taken at the right...

“We have to make sure that the right decisions are...

Is it a case of organised crime?
Michael Falzon

This also implies a structured organisation, nay a conspiracy, made of people familiar with a particular area in the south of Malta, including the electoral...

This also implies a structured organisation, nay a...

Literally, biting the hand that feeds them
Josanne Cassar

If you get peckish in Malta, you will not suffer from hunger pains for very...

If you get peckish in Malta, you will not suffer from...

Ursula’s Adventures in Wonderland...
Raphael Vassallo

Not-News | What did Ursula von der Leyen and Robert Abela REALLY get up to, on that romantic ferry-trip to Gozo? (I’ll give you a hint: it...

Not-News | What did Ursula von der Leyen and Robert...

Cartoon: 1 October 2023

Cartoon by Mikiel Galea

Cartoon by Mikiel Galea

Sant’s telenovelas and the great dissonance

The middle class is tangibly seeing its income being eroded and the only way to...

The middle class is tangibly seeing its income being eroded...

Social security: minimising fraud risk | Mark Said

It may be that the department has limited administrative capacity to verify...

It may be that the department has limited administrative...

Malta’s abortion doula service
Isabel Stabile

We tell anyone who is considering an abortion they are not alone, they can call us at any time, and we will always help them, whatever happens... we provide...

We tell anyone who is considering an abortion they are not...

The Constitutional Court denies discharge as a provisional measure
Malcolm Mifsud

The Constitutional Court denies discharge as a provisional measure

The Constitutional Court denies discharge as a provisional...

Turning waste into wealth - Malta’s journey towards a cleaner, greener, future | Matthias Iannis Portelli

Traditional waste disposal methods are no longer adequate, leading to environmental pollution, health hazards, aesthetic depreciation, and an overall decline...

Traditional waste disposal methods are no longer adequate,...

‘GonziPN’ might have worked in 2008. But not ‘RobertPL’ in 2027...
Raphael Vassallo

Simply put: he is going to have to address the root cause of all this anger, sooner or later (and it is debatable – to say the least – whether he...

Simply put: he is going to have to address the root cause...

I want an interactive, augmented-reality chart detailing how every single Maltese MP reacted to EuroPride on social media
Shaping Europe's high-value economic future
Alex Agius Saliba

With the promise of tomorrow beckoning, let’s shape it into one of...

With the promise of tomorrow beckoning, let’s shape...

Abortions can be prevented | Natalie Psaila

Studies have long shown that comprehensive sex education and easy access to...

Studies have long shown that comprehensive sex education...

Valuing educators through better compensation

Educators deserve better compensation and adequate support to carry out their...

Educators deserve better compensation and adequate support...

Will the EU now impose sanctions on Azerbaijan, too?
Raphael Vassallo

Or is that something we only ever do, when the aggressor is Russia; and the...

Or is that something we only ever do, when the aggressor is...

The gravitas of the presidency
Michael Falzon

Bernard Grech’s way of doing things is completely the opposite of what he should do

Bernard Grech’s way of doing things is completely the...

It’s official, folks! Roberta Metsola has finally made up her mind
Raphael Vassallo

Not-News | She’s going for Bernard’s job, all right! And here are...

Not-News | She’s going for Bernard’s job, all...