That social media bubble again...
Raphael Vassallo
What interests me more right now are the precise mechanics of how a minority seems to have somehow convinced itself that it had turned the tables on the majority… even in...
And then he came tumbling down
Saviour Balzan
Not all the media treated Labour and the Muscats unfairly; more importantly, Michelle Muscat’s real concern should have been the overly close fraternal relationship between...
Robert Abela has a tall order on good governance, but the economy beckons too
Saviour Balzan

Saviour Balzan on Robert Abela • The new prime minister appears to be pressing the right buttons, but he also faces the challenge of keeping purchasing...

Saviour Balzan on Robert Abela • The new prime...

The strange case of Dr Robert and Mr Abela
Raphael Vassallo

It is indeed ‘a strange case’ to have two such totally antithetical...

It is indeed ‘a strange case’ to have two such...

Labour’s choice
Michael Falzon

Whether Muscat will ever regret having helped Abela to succeed him is for the future to decide – but the possibility is certainly there

Whether Muscat will ever regret having helped Abela to...

It does not take much effort to do the right thing after all
Pressing the right buttons
Saviour Balzan

Robert Abela promised continuity, but in reality he has shown that he wants to detach himself from the Muscat hegemony and I would not be too surprised if he...

Robert Abela promised continuity, but in reality he has...

Building the foundation of a resilient community
Kahin Ismail

It is in the everyday actions of the public, and the work of dedicated members...

It is in the everyday actions of the public, and the work...

Thirteen reasons Manuel Delia should have his memory tested
Raphael Vassallo

You could literally pick any of Manuel Delia’s 13 points, at random, and...

You could literally pick any of Manuel Delia’s 13...

Venezuela crisis explained: a tale of two presidents
The Conversation

Daniel Hellinger • Why did both presidents try so hard to justify...

Daniel Hellinger • Why did both presidents try so...

Lessons from the Fyre disaster: Millennials and FOMO
Josanne Cassar

Even Malta has become an island of hype, flashy stunts and fast money with...

Even Malta has become an island of hype, flashy stunts and...

‘Freedom of expression’ also means the freedom to talk out of your ass
Raphael Vassallo

The only reason people complain so freely about ‘freedom of expression’ in Malta, is that the Maltese state guarantees them the full liberty to do...

The only reason people complain so freely about...

[WATCH] The return of Franco Debono, and the fate of Adrian Delia
Saviour Balzan

Saviour Balzan: Franco Debono has returned, but why? And what to make of Adrian...

Saviour Balzan: Franco Debono has returned, but why? And...

Prime Minister must appoint a unifying figure for President
Adrian Delia

Joseph Muscat should resist all temptation and internal opposition and appoint...

Joseph Muscat should resist all temptation and internal...

Adrian Delia and the ‘cup of tea’ test
Michael Falzon

The idea that one can measure one’s distaste to one’s own party...

The idea that one can measure one’s distaste to...

“L’Uomo del Monte ha detto ‘No’...”
Raphael Vassallo

We don’t know for certain whether Brussels can block the sale of a...

We don’t know for certain whether Brussels can...

Mater Dei’s billing  situation: Sort it out!
Josanne Cassar

It seems that recently at Mater Dei a rule is being enforced whereby the minute...

It seems that recently at Mater Dei a rule is being...

Franco Debono and the unassailability of Muscat
Saviour Balzan

Debono, an appointee of Muscat, who now declares without any solid proof at...

Debono, an appointee of Muscat, who now declares without...

The final countdown
Matthew Bugeja

The UK stumbles in the dark towards a no deal Brexit, and the walls are closing in on Venezuela’s beleaguered President Nicolas Maduro

The UK stumbles in the dark towards a no deal Brexit, and...

Dissecting the six pro-Gozo tunnel arguments
Josanne Cassar

Once the Gozo tunnel is built at great expense and after ruining pristine...

Once the Gozo tunnel is built at great expense and after...