A legacy of hate
Michael Falzon
Will Roberta Metsola’s success in European politics be the spark that starts the road to politicians ditching fanaticism and hate and replacing them with respect for...
‘Water, water everywhere…’ and not a drop was saved
Raphael Vassallo
… and when we evidently can’t even handle the sheer amount of precious rainwater being literally thrown down at us, from the Heavens above, for absolutely free
Getting things done? More like getting us drowned
Josanne Cassar

Despite the millions spent and the snappy hashtag about #gettingthingsdone,...

Despite the millions spent and the snappy hashtag about...

A reform that needs all stakeholders on board
Saviour Balzan

The press is facing a threat of extinction because of a lack of revenues, and...

The press is facing a threat of extinction because of a...

Media needs reform, but also assistance

Losing the media may well be convenient for the powers that be; but it is definitely not in the interest of democracy itself

Losing the media may well be convenient for the powers that...

Our experience: fertility struggles are emotionally taxing and we must talk about them
Mark Camilleri Gambin

There seems to be an unspoken consensus that such matters ought be kept secret. Yet we believe that the benefits from not suffering in silence outweigh these...

There seems to be an unspoken consensus that such matters...

Who’s advising the PN on cannabis reform: Cheech and Chong?
Raphael Vassallo

In a nutshell: you cannot logically reach the conclusion that current drug...

In a nutshell: you cannot logically reach the conclusion...

On Malta’s foreign policy strategy | Christopher Cutajar

The pandemic has completely changed the world as we know it, bringing in a new...

The pandemic has completely changed the world as we know...

An ‘escape clause’ from which there is no ‘escape’

Why, exactly, did Konrad Mizzi negotiate an ‘escape clause’ which...

Why, exactly, did Konrad Mizzi negotiate an ‘escape...

Zero tolerance on cannabis? More like zero-empathy games

The professional careers and personal lives of people who consume cannabis are...

The professional careers and personal lives of people who...

Ask a serious question, get a silly answer…
Raphael Vassallo

In all honesty, though: how on earth can anyone not be...

In all honesty, though: how on earth can anyone not be...

A very peculiar ‘amnesty’
Michael Falzon

Does the government believe that those who are monitoring our financial system couldn’t care less in areas where only taxation of Maltese people is...

Does the government believe that those who are monitoring...

How SMEs can gain a competitive edge | Josianne Cutajar

SMEs have their flexibility and their potential for fast innovation –...

SMEs have their flexibility and their potential for fast...

Two decades and counting, we still chase the story
Saviour Balzan

As legacy newspapers keep feeling their way about to rediscover their true role...

As legacy newspapers keep feeling their way about to...

Social media gives callous people a wider audience
Josanne Cassar

Is it already too late for humanity to pull back from the brink of the darkness...

Is it already too late for humanity to pull back from the...

Violent words lead to violent crimes

Hate-speech has been normalised to such a degree that the preponderance of such comments online makes it almost impossible for the authorities to actually...

Hate-speech has been normalised to such a degree that...

COP 26: A global attempt at preventing climate disaster
Cyrus Engerer

The only way to achieve effective results is through effective commitments and...

The only way to achieve effective results is through...

Wuthering heights on a nascent sea of green | Andrew Bonello

ReLeaf Malta augurs’ discussions in the House of Representatives are of a...

ReLeaf Malta augurs’ discussions in the House of...

Nothing is certain, except death and… U-turns
Raphael Vassallo

Looks like mega-developers are the only ones who will actually benefit...

Looks like mega-developers are the only ones who will...

‘Fairness’ can only be achieved through social reform

In short, the PN’s vision can only be compelling if it departs from the...

In short, the PN’s vision can only be compelling if...