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 
Climate adaptation and the world of work
Aaron Farrugia

Every worker should consider how climate change can affect their sector. We must ensure that we protect ourselves against the dangers. The best way to do that...

Every worker should consider how climate change can affect...

Standing up for Malta and its people
Alex Agius Saliba

Those not biased against Malta can recognise that this is a reformist government and that is more than you can say for other governments in Europe who...

Those not biased against Malta can recognise that this...

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...

Two pints of lager and a packet of crisps
Michael Falzon

It declared that ‘food’ should be interpreted as snacks and...

It declared that ‘food’ should be interpreted...

Xarabank: end of the road...
Raphael Vassallo

Call me suspicious, but I can’t help feeling that two controversial decisions in a single week does not exactly bode very well for the general health of...

Call me suspicious, but I can’t help feeling that two...

Shedding crocodile tears over a programme many loved to hate
Josanne Cassar

Those who are gnashing their teeth and wringing their hands over the end of the...

Those who are gnashing their teeth and wringing their hands...

Why axing Joe…I mean, Peppi, was wrong
Saviour Balzan

Xarabank was a programme that reached most homes across the island, used its influence to marshal nationwide charity appeals, and became a port of call for all...

Xarabank was a programme that reached most homes across the...

We need a bigger prison
Raphael Vassallo

Like the problem of overcrowding at Malta’s prison, for instance… which has once again risen to the surface, after a number of inmates staged an...

Like the problem of overcrowding at Malta’s prison,...

You can’t solve problems with empty catch-phrases
Raphael Vassallo

If politicians are not even going to try and come up with any solutions to...

If politicians are not even going to try and come up with...

Edward Scicluna’s pathetic ‘it wasn’t me’
Michael Falzon

There is no escape clause for minister Edward Scicluna, even if he has pleaded:...

There is no escape clause for minister Edward Scicluna,...

We know what the mistakes were, but now we need solutions
Josanne Cassar

We all know that one of Malta’s major mistakes was not requiring any swab...

We all know that one of Malta’s major mistakes was...

An open letter to Bernard Grech
Saviour Balzan

Enter this race with a vision in mind. This cannot be an opposition of hysterics, that shames opponents, that punches down on heretics and radicals or ignores...

Enter this race with a vision in mind. This cannot be an...

Human rights can build a fairer society | Renee Laiviera

To ensure continued support for human rights, it is necessary to inform people...

To ensure continued support for human rights, it is...

A third party against tribalism | Katrina Cassar

One can easily understand why such a mindset is so toxic to Malta’s...

One can easily understand why such a mindset is so toxic to...

Equality cannot wait | Rosianne Cutajar

Rosianne Cutajar • The few, privileged opponents of this legislation will remark that it is unnecessary. I, beg to differ

Rosianne Cutajar • The few, privileged opponents of...