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The Skinny | No 13. Roberta Metsola Refuses To Shake Hands With Joseph Muscat
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The Skinny | No 12. The Media in Times of Crisis
An event loaded with political, cultural, social and emotional resonance that cannot be ignored
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No 6 • The Daphne vigil

No 6 • The Daphne vigil

Weepy ballads, strummy guitars and the occasional out-of-tune dud. But where are the buzzers?
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No 5 • X Factor Malta

No 5 • X Factor Malta

Corporate peddling, partisan politics and a small, and apparently dangerous, smidgen of student activism
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The Skinny | No 4. Freshers’ Week

The Skinny | No 4. Freshers’ Week

Freshers’ Week reduced to ‘showcase for commercial and business institutions’
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University of Malta staff reactions to Graffitti censorship incident reveals malaise at the heart of corporate education 

University of Malta staff reactions to Graffitti censorship...

Celebrating a flyover on the day of a climate strike
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The Skinny | No 3. Flyovers

The Skinny | No 3. Flyovers

Let’s pretend Malta actually does have a clear separation between seasons
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The Skinny | No. 2 • End of summer

The Skinny | No. 2 • End of summer

Let’s just say the political legacy of Malta’s Independence Day is rather fraught

The Skinny • No 1. Independence Day

The Skinny • No 1. Independence Day