Raphael
Vassallo

Malta’s answer to ‘Roe vs Wade’? ‘Roe(sianne) vs Roe(berta)!’
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Our politicians are beginning to actually touch upon the real issues...
Andrea Prudente case: No country for pregnant women
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Here is what Maltese MPs seem intent on telling us: ‘Sorry, but no....
‘Impose sanctions, if you must; but target the right people’ | Clint Flores
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Economist CLINT FLORES argues that unless Europe also addresses the...
‘The dog ate my government’
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In just a few words, Robert Abela effectively exposed the sheer...
Justice has to be done with policemen, too | Neville Mercieca
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The Malta Police Union has come out strongly against the Attorney...
The fastest (and most infuriating) u-turn in history...
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And I am sorry to have to conclude on such a dismal note, but: let’s face...
Naïve? Joe Giglio? Not quite…
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By taking such clear, unequivocal aim at the very source of all this...
‘My only dogma is science and biology’ | Stephen Spiteri
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Opposition Health spokesperson Dr STEPHEN SPITERI rejects the view that the...
Of ‘Prehistoric Boobs, and Megalithic Dicks’…
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… I’d say there’s already been just a little too much...
Miracles should surely be made of more ‘miraculous’ stuff…
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Naturally, however, I will leave it entirely up to you, to decide which of...
‘Pain is pain: whether you’re a human, or any other animal’ | Peter Singer
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Philosopher, ethicist and Animal Liberation exponent PETER SINGER talks about...
Some animals really are ‘more equal than others’, after all…
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Indeed, we have become so accustomed to this same syndrome, that a local...
‘Nobody does it better…’
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And I’ll stop there, because…. honestly, though… what sort...
Which part of ‘Animal Rights’ is so goddamn difficult to understand?
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Or else, we simply resign ourselves to the fact that… well, we really...
Nurses are ‘out of stock’ | Paul Pace
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The recent arrest of Mount Carmel Hospital head-nurse Joe Pace - on charges of...
‘A government that listens’…  to zookeepers
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‘A government that listens’… to whom, exactly? Because it...
Want to win Eurovision? Just get invaded by Russia, that’s all…
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But then again… what would any of that even matter? We’d have...
What Europeans want is ‘more democracy’… not ‘more Europe’
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What was the reaction of the overwhelming majority of Brussels bureaucrats to a...
Funds for political parties? Sounds a lot like ‘State Aid’, to me…
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Political parties have succeeded in benefiting only themselves, while...
‘Someone you love has had an abortion’ | Natalie Psaila
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Despite being targeted by intense hate-speech (including death-threats), Dr...