When it comes to amendments to abortion law, clarity is paramount
Josanne Cassar
iI is essential for it to be acceptable to the medical professionals... after all, they will be the ones in that operating theatre, not the politicians who often...
Reclaiming the night: a march to end violence against women
Kristina Abela | We will be uniting to send a clear message: it is not ok that women fear being harassed, harmed or violated in the dark, or anywhere else for that matter.
‘The environment’ is about more than just ‘trees on roundabouts’, you know…
Raphael Vassallo

And this is why I suspect that no serious environmentalist could possibly have been consulted, in the drawing up of these proposals

And this is why I suspect that no serious environmentalist...

Upsetting the rental market... again
Michael Falzon

Upsetting once again the rental market by new forms of discriminatory government interference is a disservice Schembri – who holds university degrees in...

Upsetting once again the rental market by new forms of...

How is the removal of all that is historic ‘embellishment’?
Josanne Cassar

Every time I read that dreaded word ‘embellishment’ it is like a...

Every time I read that dreaded word...

The polls show the PN needs vision
Saviour Balzan

The Nationalist Party has to offer a vision, some form of hope, and an agenda that gives floating voters and also former voters that moved into Labour, a good...

The Nationalist Party has to offer a vision, some form of...

‘Can’t do shit about it’ is not exactly an answer, you know…
Raphael Vassallo

So what, if Local Plans drawn up 20 years ago identified only ‘Wied...

So what, if Local Plans drawn up 20 years ago identified...

We cannot abandon the people  of Afghanistan
Cyrus Engerer

We must be prepared for this, as we cannot have a repeat of the 2015 Syrian...

We must be prepared for this, as we cannot have a repeat of...

Grech’s divided Opposition: a tale of failed leadership | Ramona Attard

Bernard Grech clearly cannot offer a solution to the PN woes as his leadership was supported by one of these factions contributing to the fragmentation of the...

Bernard Grech clearly cannot offer a solution to the PN...

Abortion is a fact of life in modern Malta
Isabel Stabile

The presence of complete DNA and a beating heart are far less important than...

The presence of complete DNA and a beating heart are far...

‘Blessed are the boat-owners, for they shall inherit Marsaskala…’
Raphael Vassallo

By the same token, it will be the Marsaskala residents – the ones who rightly regard that bay as their own ‘public property’ – who will...

By the same token, it will be the Marsaskala residents...

Good care close to home | Alex Muscat

The evidence is that people like the convenience of receiving treatment for less serious conditions close to home

The evidence is that people like the convenience of...

Attack: the best form of defence
Michael Falzon

Attack, attack, attack seems to have been the only idea that was inspiring Joseph Muscat while replying to the questions made to him

Attack, attack, attack seems to have been the only idea...

A boat for all seasons
Josanne Cassar

I never imagined a Labour minister would be so quick to quote (and embrace) something that was decided by a Nationalist administration

I never imagined a Labour minister would be...

Studenti Graffitti: back in action | Annalise Ebejer

Studenti Graffitti believes in a free and radical democracy that leaves the...

Studenti Graffitti believes in a free and radical democracy...

Slime, and slime, and slime again…
Raphael Vassallo

Here goes: ‘How many [environment ministries/agencies/authorities/regulatory bodies, etc.] does it take to change a lightbulb [in Malta]?’

Here goes: ‘How many [environment...

Maltese women have abortions | Mara Clarke

Whether you as an individual agree or disagree with abortion is irrelevant....

Whether you as an individual agree or disagree with...

Keep the beautiful game, beautiful
Owen Bonnici

We must adequately punish those who commit acts of racism and, maybe more importantly, provide support to those footballers who experience this ugly...

We must adequately punish those who commit acts of...

‘From Marsaxlokk to Wied il-Ghajn…’ over, and over again…
Raphael Vassallo

So to even suggest that a private yacht marina – of all unearthly things...

So to even suggest that a private yacht marina – of...

Waiting for Miss Kabul
Michael Falzon

I would not be surprised if in some year in the future, the west will be regaled with a new musical complete with the neon lights in Broadway and the West End...

I would not be surprised if in some year in the future, the...