Prison may not be the answer to all criminality problems
Apart from the length of judicial proceedings questions have been raised on whether the judiciary has enough discretion to apply all the options at its disposal
Being young in 2021 | Karl Gouder
All of us are passing through difficult times, some of us more than others, however it would be very unfair to to think that the people who are suffering least in these moments...
It would not hurt us to be more like Doris
Josanne Cassar

Doris taught all of us a lesson on how to handle haters gracefully and with...

Doris taught all of us a lesson on how to handle haters...

FIAU must be supported by lawmakers

The backlash against the FIAU by ‘critics’ who should know better – but whose friends in the financial services...

The backlash against the FIAU...

The gender pension gap puts women at a greater risk of poverty | Renée Laiviera

By increasing women’s participation in the labour market and their earnings throughout the lifecycle, women’s economic independence is enhanced...

By increasing women’s participation in the labour...

Doughnuts may be good for us!
Ralph Cassar

The fake morally corrupt pseudo-socialists in government, are more interested in creating privileged and protected classes of people, such as widening the...

The fake morally corrupt pseudo-socialists in government,...

Britain is poaching our nurses. What are we doing about it?
Raphael Vassallo

By virtue of our status as an EU member state, our passports are no longer our...

By virtue of our status as an EU member state, our...

The risk of dependence on foreign workers

For liberal democracy itself is based on the notion of no taxation without...

For liberal democracy itself is based on the notion of no...

Bernard Grech: where’s the alternative on environmental protection? Mark Sultana

BirdLife CEO: PN leader Bernard Grech has been caught in a buttering campaign to be clearly seen as sympathizing with the hunters

BirdLife CEO: PN leader Bernard Grech has been caught...

Stagnating wages and the minister’s wake-up call
Peter Agius

While Clyde Caruana launches a public consultation whose main question is how...

While Clyde Caruana launches a public consultation whose...

The PN’s ‘broad church’ coalition can no longer work
Raphael Vassallo

This is the one thing the Nationalist Party has conspicuously failed to do,...

This is the one thing the Nationalist Party has...

Should social media platforms do their own censoring?
Michael Falzon

There is no doubt that the Trump bans raised important questions about the role...

There is no doubt that the Trump bans raised important...

It is not about teachers, but about the children
Saviour Balzan

I am not sure how many of the MUT’s council members have children, but...

I am not sure how many of the MUT’s council members...

Refusing to take the bull by the horns
Josanne Cassar

I realise all politicians want to be liked but I can almost guarantee that even his critics would praise Abela if he really came down with an iron fist on the...

I realise all politicians want to be liked but I can almost...

Addressing the reality of tomorrow's workplace

This is, in fact, a major downside to the government’s economic strategy:...

This is, in fact, a major downside to the...

A relevant mediascape | Carmelo Abela

While the government believes that PBS must operate with an independent editorial approach, we also believe the company’s services must appeal to, and...

While the government believes that PBS must operate with an...

Might as well face it, we’re addicted to EU funds
Raphael Vassallo

Strange, isn’t it, that the local roads minister would take all the flak...

Strange, isn’t it, that the local roads minister...

A new class of vulnerable

One cannot also miss the irony, that the army of delivery workers in Malta in 2020 were an essential part of the COVID-19 ‘frontline’, as it were:...

One cannot also miss the irony, that the army of delivery...

Migration and community: a bottom-up approach | Noah Fabri

Smaller open centres, spread around the island, more closely connected to the...

Smaller open centres, spread around the island, more...

So żobiku: the self-conceit of men in power
Arnold Cassola

First he came up with the most blasphemous of swearwords in the Maltese...

First he came up with the most blasphemous of swearwords in...