Midnight in the garden of good and evil
Raphael Vassallo
Did the PN genuinely believe the truth in the Egrant allegation, when it so unwisely hitched its entire fate to that one issue? Or did it just shrug its shoulders and say:...
Delia must get the Opposition in shape
Saviour Balzan
This is not about being a President of a football club where you occasionally write your thoughts in a badly scripted poem, this is politics. And politics is ruthless and has no...
Malta from a different perspective
Evarist Bartolo

When you live with something you tend to under-appreciate it. It’s a common thing across the world. This is why I think we don’t value enough the...

When you live with something you tend to under-appreciate...

The mother of all direct orders
Michael Falzon

The biggest direct order I can remember was when Mintoff negotiated the purchase of a boiler for the Marsa power station – eventually bought for some...

The biggest direct order I can remember was when Mintoff...

If you ‘shame them’... you can’t ‘beat them’
Raphael Vassallo

The ‘anti-Delia faction’ – for want of a better description...

The ‘anti-Delia faction’ – for want of a...

Let’s call time on partisan ignorance
Saviour Balzan

Nickie may have been characteristically naïve in showing her feelings but she is right in putting her finger on the alarm button

Nickie may have been characteristically naïve in...

Let’s put an end to all political bullying in schools
Josanne Cassar

This begs the question as to whether children should be exposed to political...

This begs the question as to whether children should be...

Nationality is irrelevant when it comes to crime and violence
Josanne Cassar

Dangerously violent men who snap because their girlfriend or wife leaves...

Dangerously violent men who snap because their girlfriend...

The long and winding journey of IVF | Simone Attard

With the current law which now has been practised for six years we have seen...

With the current law which now has been practised for six...

Why punish the grandparents when a marriage goes wrong?
Josanne Cassar

At a time when Malta is grappling to cope with a new social reality of...

At a time when Malta is grappling to cope with a new social...

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...

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