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 complete life of the woman whose body is hosting this embryo
‘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 end up without the...
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...

Marsaskala: government cannot ride roughshod over people

When will government finally realise that it cannot continue to ride...

When will government finally realise that it...

‘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...

Did you say you object? 'I’ll do it anyway'
Josanne Cassar

Despite the fact that residents, environmental activists and the local council...

Despite the fact that residents, environmental activists...

The Joseph Muscat legacy
Saviour Balzan

Labourites who have their self-respect and are able to think for themselves are not only disappointed with Muscat, but disgusted by him

Labourites who have their self-respect and are able to...

The minister’s silence on prison deaths

Government’s own failure to publicly address the issue surrounding prison...

Government’s own failure to publicly address the...

IPCC report: how to make global emissions peak and fall, and what’s stopping us
The Conversation

It’s at this level that people must focus much of their attention, to outweigh the influence of fossil fuel companies, find novel ways to fund...

It’s at this level that people must focus much of...

Climate repair: three things we must do now to stabilise the planet
The Conversation

We know what to do to be able to imagine thousands of years of human...

We know what to do to be able to imagine thousands of years...

The PN in transition: how to manage change | Alan Xuereb

Change is inevitable for the PN: the challenge is how the party can become...

Change is inevitable for the PN: the challenge is how...

The Corradino ‘Hilton’
Michael Falzon

It is now beyond obvious that those who were making accusations of the Prison Director using draconian methods to control and discipline inmates were right

It is now beyond obvious that those who were making...

So in the end, the ‘glorious PN’ destroys itself… over an online poll
Raphael Vassallo

Gozo candidate Alex Borg even went as far as to demand that the PN ‘dissociate itself’ from CSN… AND Repubblika… AND ‘other...

Gozo candidate Alex Borg even went as far as to demand that...

No need to go to Dubai, because Dubai is here
Josanne Cassar

Climate change is no longer some far-off possibility in the hazy future –...

Climate change is no longer some far-off possibility in the...

Overdevelopment: the elephant in the room

It is hard to shake off the notion that a public garden in Mosta, much needed...

It is hard to shake off the notion that a public garden in...

Taking action now for patients with rare diseases
Alex Agius Saliba

As a society, we can only empathise with what suffering rare disease patients...

As a society, we can only empathise with what suffering...