After a two-year absence, festas are back with a vengeance
Josanne Cassar
While it is nice to see the centuries’ old traditions being upheld, it is also true that the modern-day festa has become far too commercialised, far too gaudy, and far too...
Climate inaction, corruption and dictators | Daniel Desira
We need a unified and vigilant environmental movement, as well as a strong Green Party that can give mainstream parties a run for their money. Only then, will we see our...
On Malta’s foreign policy strategy | Christopher Cutajar

The pandemic has completely changed the world as we know it, bringing in a new...

The pandemic has completely changed the world as we know...

Zero tolerance on cannabis? More like zero-empathy games

The professional careers and personal lives of people who consume cannabis are...

The professional careers and personal lives of people who...

Ask a serious question, get a silly answer…
Raphael Vassallo

In all honesty, though: how on earth can anyone not be...

In all honesty, though: how on earth can anyone not be...

A very peculiar ‘amnesty’
Michael Falzon

Does the government believe that those who are monitoring our financial system couldn’t care less in areas where only taxation of Maltese people is...

Does the government believe that those who are monitoring...

How SMEs can gain a competitive edge | Josianne Cutajar

SMEs have their flexibility and their potential for fast innovation –...

SMEs have their flexibility and their potential for fast...

Two decades and counting, we still chase the story
Saviour Balzan

As legacy newspapers keep feeling their way about to rediscover their true role...

As legacy newspapers keep feeling their way about to...

Social media gives callous people a wider audience
Josanne Cassar

Is it already too late for humanity to pull back from the brink of the darkness...

Is it already too late for humanity to pull back from the...

COP 26: A global attempt at preventing climate disaster
Cyrus Engerer

The only way to achieve effective results is through effective commitments and...

The only way to achieve effective results is through...

Wuthering heights on a nascent sea of green | Andrew Bonello

ReLeaf Malta augurs’ discussions in the House of Representatives are of a...

ReLeaf Malta augurs’ discussions in the House of...

Nothing is certain, except death and… U-turns
Raphael Vassallo

Looks like mega-developers are the only ones who will actually benefit...

Looks like mega-developers are the only ones who will...

Jobs for MPs
Michael Falzon

I have always been against MPs, who are not part of the executive, to be full-time employees

I have always been against MPs, who are not part of the...

The issue is no longer ‘abortion’. It’s ‘leadership’
Raphael Vassallo

Why is the PN leader choosing between two extremes, instead...

Why is the PN leader choosing between two extremes,...

The Xarabank legacy: ‘I’ll shout you down'
Josanne Cassar

This childish display by zoo owner Chris Borg underlined once again how we...

This childish display by zoo owner Chris Borg underlined...

Bernard’s fatal moment, Scicluna’s transgression
Saviour Balzan

In the past, the PN’s openness was a recipe for success, now Bernard...

In the past, the PN’s openness was a recipe for...

A socially conscious energy transition | Josianne Cutajar

The EU and any member state government will not be judged by how it treats its...

The EU and any member state government will not be judged...

Lions, and tigers, and amateurs…
Raphael Vassallo

When the chips are down, you don’t exactly need a ‘PhD in Advanced Debating Skills’ to post a comment on Facebook… it is still not the...

When the chips are down, you don’t exactly need a...

‘Am I appealing?’ Not for me to say, really…
Raphael Vassallo

There is a tendency in this country to use words and expressions without...

There is a tendency in this country to use words and...

Tourism: back to square one
Michael Falzon

Who cares? So long as the shops, the bars and the restaurants are full, everybody is happy!

Who cares? So long as the shops, the bars and the...