Bill paid for Moneyval
Peter Agius
What is under the hammer is no longer the abuse of power and blatant corruption by top government actors, but the fate and livelihood of thousands of Maltese professionals and...
A proud lay state no longer
Michael Falzon
Malta has been unable to shake away the centuries-old habits which prevent it from being a proud independent state 
Robert's dilemma
Michael Falzon

What is our PM waiting for to come clean and finally let go those who dragged the PL so deep in the mud? This dragging of feet is becoming more and more...

What is our PM waiting for to come clean and finally let go...

'Steal a little and they throw you in jail...'
Raphael Vassallo

How many cases have we seen, over the years, in which small, petty offenders...

How many cases have we seen, over the years, in which...

The goose and the gander
Saviour Balzan

To read Allied’s statement that 'the State' has now landed everyone in court, could be insinuated as some orchestrated campaign against the...

To read Allied’s statement that 'the...

Well, that’s one way to get public feedback
Josanne Cassar

It is easy to act like a tough guy with someone like Ronnie Gauci, but if the...

It is easy to act like a tough guy with someone like Ronnie...

Starting small and flourishing: the digitalisation of SMEs | Josianne Cutajar

The question remains: how can we make Europe fit for the Digital Decade?

The question remains: how can we make Europe fit for the...

Abortion should be a choice in Malta | Prof. Isabel Stabile

You do not need to agree with abortion for its decriminalisation to become a...

You do not need to agree with abortion for its...

Careful what you pray for...
Raphael Vassallo

Who, then, even needs God Almighty to be pissed off? Quite frankly, it is a shocking scandal that should really enrage us all

Who, then, even needs God Almighty to be pissed off? Quite...

Charity comes home where providence lives | Jesmond Saliba

All those involved in the effective running of the Dar tal-Providenza give...

All those involved in the effective running of the Dar...

A Trump-inspired crisis management framework | Kristina Buhagiar

Malta’s democracy is in a state of crisis; we do not have an opposition;...

Malta’s democracy is in a state of crisis; we do not...

Has anyone ever had an easier ride than Bernard Grech?
Raphael Vassallo

There is, however, a striking difference. One candidate had to fight every step...

There is, however, a striking difference. One candidate had...

The egg to omelette conundrum
Michael Falzon

Yet, neither Grech nor anyone from his campaign team has publicly reassured the public that the publication of these accounts will eventually be made. A public...

Yet, neither Grech nor anyone from his campaign team has...

The silent killer we can’t even talk about...
Raphael Vassallo

No matter how well-intentioned... a printed report on suicide harden the...

No matter how well-intentioned... a printed report on...

The pandemic could be Malta’s moment: we need to take stock now
Miriam Dalli

We want to push for change. Ultimately, this can be Malta’s moment if we...

We want to push for change. Ultimately, this can be...

Looks like we joined the wrong European Union by mistake...
Raphael Vassallo

Malta is not exactly the only EU member state where the rule of law has been...

Malta is not exactly the only EU member state where the...

Back to school, but are authorities preparing teachers for an unusual return?
Michael Falzon

Nothing has been said about this point – either by the education ministry or by the teachers’ unions. Surely starting this scholastic year as if...

Nothing has been said about this point – either by...

For the greater good
Saviour Balzan

When Joseph Muscat fell from grace, those that believed in him and stood by him, cried not because he left; but because they suddenly realised to what...

When Joseph Muscat fell from grace, those that...

What have we become? (Or were we always like this...)
Josanne Cassar

The frequency of violent acts seems to permeate our consciousness because we...

The frequency of violent acts seems to permeate our...

Konrad Mizzi would have passed the PN’s ‘due diligence’ test with flying colours...
Raphael Vassallo

The rest, as they say, is history… but it is a history that seems destined to keep repeating itself forever (or at least, for as long as political...

The rest, as they say, is history… but it is a...