Raphael
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Worried about going to prison? Get a job in the construction sector...
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Nowadays, the same sort of contradiction is painfully visible almost everywhere...
All hail the new colonialism…
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If Repubblika’s proposal were to actually be acted upon… it would...
Ah, but life isn’t fair, Robert. It’ what we all learnt at school...
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To reduce it all, once again, to ‘headmaster-speak’… what...
From a ‘cage’, to a ‘gated community’ | Adrian Grima
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The db project in Pembroke is about more than just the usual speculative...
The ‘de-Caravaggisation’ of Caravaggio | Giuseppe Schembri Bonaci
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Malta’s chosen entry for the 2022 Venice Biennale is a project called...
Why do we have an Environment Ministry, anyway?
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Does he himself agree with Malta’s obstinacy in permitting...
‘The best in the world’. Laughable, certainly… BUT…
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Are we seriously expected to believe that Malta will become a global leader in...
It’s never ‘too late’ to save Gozo | Julia Camilleri
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This week heralded the emergence of ‘Ghawdix’: the first...
Everyone but government, it seems, is finally waking up to the development problem…
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Even if it comes a good two decades too late, there is still a lot of value in...
Maybe there’s ‘something psychologically missing’ from Maltese politics, too...
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Maybe Dr Deguara had a point, after all. Maybe there is indeed...
Revenge of the killer trees...
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Starting with the most obvious question of all: what proof is there, that...
The first war we lose, will be the last | EYAL SELA
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Israel’s ambassador to Malta, EYAL SELA, strongly rebuts criticism that...
Rock ‘n’ roll never dies (and nor does Malta’s Eurovision delusion)...
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Honestly, though: how other times, in recent years, have we seen precisely the...
When in Europe, do as the Europeans do...
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And once again, the same old question arises. Did our ‘indefatigable...
The real problem is not Hamas, but the Israeli occupation | Fadi Hanania
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Palestine’s ambassador to Malta, H.E. FADI HANANIA, admits to being...
Wasn’t there supposed to be a ‘New Pact on Migration and Asylum’…?
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There can be no ‘rebuilding of trust’ between Member States, on...
Criminalising abortion doesn’t save unborn lives. It just exposes women to danger
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All our abortion ban really achieves in practice is to drive the entire...
‘Political parties don’t care about women. They only care about themselves’ | Marlene Farrugia
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In her own words, independent MP MARLENE FARRUGIA provoked a ‘tsunami of...
Yes, Destiny: you are beautiful. It’s the rest of us who are ugly
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Destiny, you are beautiful. And that’s not an opinion of mine; it is a...
A U-turn worthy of 'Dukes of Hazzard'...
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And that is precisely the sort of daredevil, death-defying stunt, that no one...