Leadership in times of crisis
Raphael Vassallo
This is after all a medical, not a political problem; as such it requires a medical, and not a political solution
This is the ultimate test for today’s ‘me first’ society
Josanne Cassar
If we cannot re-discover our ability to become a helping community it will not be the virus which will endanger us but our lack of empathy
Property and development after COVID-19
Michael Falzon

Again, much depends on whether the economic situation will revert to what it was before the pandemic or otherwise... with an unknown ‘new normal’

Again, much depends on whether the economic situation will...

One... Billion... Euros!
Raphael Vassallo

But hey, what’s there to worry about? Who cares if Malta throws away the only assets that have permitted us to remain competitive – even at the...

But hey, what’s there to worry about? Who cares if...

This was the week everyone was outraged about something
Josanne Cassar

Even though ours was a mild lockdown, it was still taking its mental toll and...

Even though ours was a mild lockdown, it was still taking...

Still not seeing the light
Saviour Balzan

There will be struggling businesses, and while those who have deep pockets may continue to operate, the vast majority will be hit hard

There will be struggling businesses, and while those who...

Football: the only game you can win without playing...
Raphael Vassallo

This week, I also discovered that football is a game you can win without even...

This week, I also discovered that football is a game you...

It’s a crisis, all right… but only when it suits us
Raphael Vassallo

What can I say? Good luck with those European negotiations, Dr Abela. Something...

What can I say? Good luck with those European negotiations,...

A convenient untruth
Raphael Vassallo

Every news item featuring allegations should be expected to also supply evidence – or at the very least, some form of substantiation

Every news item featuring allegations should be expected to...

A united Europe led by shared social values
Aaron Farrugia

We need an end to empire-building in Brussels. Talk of federalism and dreams of...

We need an end to empire-building in Brussels. Talk of...

Can we have another ten like Nas please?
Evarist Bartolo

As a society, the Maltese have become too polarised, politics has become too toxic and everything that is done in this country has to be tied to some sort of...

As a society, the Maltese have become too polarised,...

On unity, take Muscat with a pinch of salt
Frank Psaila

Labour, its leadership, media and as a result its supporters, feel constantly...

Labour, its leadership, media and as a result its...

Safeguarding authors’ rights
Mark Camilleri

More robust protection measures should be provided for journalists and media houses especially when they investigate criminal organisations as Daphne was doing...

More robust protection measures should be provided for...

‘Successful women are all sluts.’ Discuss...
Raphael Vassallo

Why is it suddenly such a big deal for a local political party – or,...

Why is it suddenly such a big deal for a local political...

National reconciliation, anyone?
Michael Falzon

Blaming the voters is one thing a political party should never do. Calling them insulting names is even worse

Blaming the voters is one thing a political party should...

The psychology behind mass behaviour
Josanne Cassar

After 25 years in the wilderness of the Opposition, these diehard supporters are not going to just sit there and let the man who took PL to two landslide...

After 25 years in the wilderness of the Opposition, these...

Fatigue, just pure fatigue
Saviour Balzan

I'm sure that the intellect of Delia's strategy group at the moment is questionable to most of us. Positioning Delia as the arch-conservative against...

I'm sure that the intellect of Delia's strategy...

Iran nuclear deal on the brink
Matthew Bugeja

The deal is imperfect – but abandoning it is the worst option

The deal is imperfect – but abandoning it is the...

Beyond Instagram, there is real life
Evarist Bartolo

There is life beyond Instagram and Facebook. There are real people behind the profiles

There is life beyond Instagram and Facebook. There are real...

Politicians and conflict of interest
Arnold Cassola

The MPs practising a profession, in particular, have basically held Malta back from coming up with the necessary reforms

The MPs practising a profession, in particular, have...