Saving bandsman Borg... but what about landlords’ rights?
Michael Falzon
Band clubs do serve a social purpose and bandsman Borg needs a place where to practise his musical prowess… but not by government riding roughshod over the property...
Historical revisionism? Mintoff in a tie...
Raphael Vassallo
The Malta of my childhood was overshadowed by fear: the fear of Mintoff, which – though probably unfelt by roughly half the country at the time – was very, very real...
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...

Trust in the Police needs  to be rebuilt
Josanne Cassar

Many ordinary people have resigned themselves to the fact that there is no one out there who can help them: whether it is rambunctious teenagers making a...

Many ordinary people have resigned themselves to the fact...

Efimova tweets: Your mother/wife/daughter should be blown up first
Saviour Balzan

I cannot be objective, Efimova says, not until someone in my immediate family...

I cannot be objective, Efimova says, not until someone in...

Donald Trump backs out of Iran nuclear deal: now what?
The Conversation

This isn’t about whether or not Iran has leeway to build a nuclear...

This isn’t about whether or not Iran has leeway to...

Enough is enough
Josanne Cassar

There is a pervasive air of disrespect for any form of authority throughout the country and a blatant disregard of law and order which is making the ordinary...

There is a pervasive air of disrespect for any form of...

Let’s celebrate diversity | Reb Xiberras

17 May marks the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia...

17 May marks the International Day Against Homophobia,...

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