You can’t have a ‘best year for Malta’s film industry’… without a Maltese film industry
Raphael Vassallo
I don’t know: if that’s Clayton Bartolo’s idea of ‘the best year for Malta’s film’; I’d hate to hear his pitch for an ‘Annus...
Bedknobs and broomsticks
Michael Falzon
No one knows how many cases of abuse and manipulation never see the light of day. A lot of domestic strife is never exposed. If only bedknobs and broomsticks could relate what...
Not just for cars
Aaron Farrugia

The agency will set up specialised working groups with different stakeholders ranging from NGOs, local councils and other key players to explain its...

The agency will set up specialised working groups with...

Promoting AI while safeguarding users
Alex Agius Saliba

I think we won’t be able to distinguish between decisions made by AI systems and by our fellow humans by the year 2032

I think we won’t be able to distinguish between...

Psychedelics: future of mental health care
Cyrus Engerer

It takes courage to take a topic which has always been viewed as a taboo and...

It takes courage to take a topic which has always been...

Ancient Apocalypse? You can’t be Sirius…
Raphael Vassallo

In other words: Hancock’s claims now have to be both...

In other words: Hancock’s claims now have to be both...

Another building collapse
Michael Falzon

Crying crocodile tears for the dead workman of the Kordin incident will not gain Graffitti any political kudos. So they just shut up their mouth

Crying crocodile tears for the dead workman of the Kordin...

The great lie
Emma Portelli Bonnici

“Insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results”.

“Insanity is doing the same thing over and over and...

“Dude, he said ‘abortion’. Har-har, heh-heh, hur-hur…”
Raphael Vassallo

And if not even the Health Minister can bring himself to use the dreaded...

And if not even the Health Minister can bring himself to...

The subject of my outrage is greater than yours
Josanne Cassar

The truth is that throughout the years I have learned to refrain from voicing...

The truth is that throughout the years I have learned to...

A Republic not a Theocracy
Saviour Balzan

We are at a defining moment, we are close to being 60 years from Independence, but we have not managed to extricate ourselves from the hold of an insular and...

We are at a defining moment, we are close to being 60 years...

Call it by its name – femicide
Renee Laiviera

Change is possible, but only after we recognise the problem and confront it

Change is possible, but only after we recognise the problem...

A roof on your head is a right, so is affordable housing | Justin Anastasi

The key to success is ensuring and enforcing value for money and fair pricing, waging war on abuse and re-investing proceeds from development into social...

The key to success is ensuring and enforcing value for...

Paying more, because we are an island: the case for change on EU transport rules
Peter Agius

No EU member state, large or small, can sit back and hope that things turn out well. No one can speak for Malta better than the Maltese just as no one is more...

No EU member state, large or small, can sit back and hope...

Values change. So should parties | Pierre Muscat

The PN should stop playing the role of the priest. And we should beware the...

The PN should stop playing the role of the priest. And we...

An open letter to the Prime Minister
Isabel Stabile

Thank you Prime Minister for this small step forward that just shows how far behind we really are. However, you can expect us to continue our pro-choice work...

Thank you Prime Minister for this small step forward that...

A debate becomes a debacle
Michael Falzon

Before we rush into hurried decisions, I believe the process of passing the law should be temporarily stopped after the second reading is approved. Then...

Before we rush into hurried decisions, I believe the...

‘Bernard the Barbarian’
Raphael Vassallo

There is only one way we can possibly make sense, of every single aspect of Bernard Grech’s entire ‘barbaric’ speech in Parliament last...

There is only one way we can possibly make sense, of every...

Robert Abela’s first test
Saviour Balzan

Both leaders are positioning themselves for the next generation. Abela for a shaky but modern and progressive generation powered by young voters who are for...

Both leaders are positioning themselves for the next...

When it comes to amendments to abortion law, clarity is paramount
Josanne Cassar

iI is essential for it to be acceptable to the medical...

iI is essential for it to be acceptable to the medical...