A ‘monstrosity’ of gigantic proportions
Raphael Vassallo
Not only are we seen to willingly obliterate our own cultural heritage at every opportunity, but we also enact laws to permit and even encourage its continued demolition in the...
The vaccine conundrum: weighing the risks of a rare side effect
Josanne Cassar
Despite scientists trying to explain that all medicines have probable side effects, even pointing out that taking the contraceptive pill and taking a flight have a...
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...

'One of us'
Michael Falzon

In my book, their actions eclipse by far Adrian Delia’s shortcomings as party leader. If there is anyone who thinks that Adrian Delia’s time as PN...

In my book, their actions eclipse by far Adrian...

When is a health emergency not a health emergency?
Raphael Vassallo

Today, on the other hand, we are facing a situation that (on paper, at any...

Today, on the other hand, we are facing a situation that...

Public pressure to do the right thing is what will save our summer
Josanne Cassar

If we are very lucky we just might be able to contain this new outbreak which...

If we are very lucky we just might be able to contain this...

Leave the patients out of it
Saviour Balzan

Paul Pace should leave the patients out of it. Punishing them in the name of justified industrial action, would be simply criminal

Paul Pace should leave the patients out of it. Punishing...

Why Adrian Delia can still win, in spite of everything
Raphael Vassallo

I don’t think I’ve ever seen a party leader – either...

I don’t think I’ve ever seen a party...

Petulant and fraudulent behaviour won’t help PN build bridges it burnt | Edwin Vassallo

Vainglorious, petulant and fraudulent behaviour will not help PN build the bridges it has burnt with so many. Now is the time for PN to disentangle itself from...

Vainglorious, petulant and fraudulent behaviour will not...

An ever-closer union
Michael Falzon

Why the EU budget agreement has broken a major taboo on the EU creating collective debt and built a possible architecture for handling future crises

Why the EU budget agreement has broken a major taboo...

All this speculation is getting us nowhere
Raphael Vassallo

Maybe, in a nutshell, there are just too many people out there, who are...

Maybe, in a nutshell, there are just too many people out...

What will Bernard Grech bring to the table?
Saviour Balzan

Lawyer Bernard Grech emerged as a possible contender for the leadership of the...

Lawyer Bernard Grech emerged as a possible contender for...

Hope the three-day pool party was worth it
Josanne Cassar

It has taken just this one cluster to shake us out of our summer stupor and...

It has taken just this one cluster to shake us out of our...

‘Do the math’, he said...
Raphael Vassallo

For all their claims to superior intellect, the ‘people with brains’ now seem hellbent on unpicking the one asset that has always stood their own...

For all their claims to superior intellect, the...

No business-as-usual please | Ralph Cassar

We have to move to a new normal. Our economic and social model and the way we...

We have to move to a new normal. Our economic and social...