Guest Post: The rise of the extreme right

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Currently, the front being presented by the two warring factions within the PN to give a false semblance of unity is just too weak to mask the power struggle. The cracks are widening and the walls are…

A dying PN wants to kill Malta

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To their eternal shame the PN is trying to harm Malta's reputation abroad. That means endangering all the jobs in the burgeoning private sector. It means putting our one of a kind social care benefits…

Iktar faċli li tgħaddi ġemel minn għajn il-labbra milli wieħed għani fis-saltna tas-smewwiet, Mattew 19:24

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Jista’ jkun li kienet din is-silta mill-Vanġelu li ispirat lil Robert Arrigo biex jipproponi li tibda ssir il-Quddies fid-Dar Ċentrali. Iżda veru diffiċli għall-għani biex jifhem li l-quddiesa…

No jurisdiction is free from crime

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Much has been written and said about Maltese institutions and the Labour government in recent weeks. The main allegation is that the rule of law is not being upheld. Most people know this to be nonsense…

Occupy Dar Ċentrali

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Jgħolli idejh min jaħseb li l-protesti qed isiru biex issir ġustizzja? Biex issir ġustizzja trid tħalli l-investigazzjoni għaddejja. Il-fissazzjoni li l-PN għandu għall-Kummissarju tal-Pulizija…

Guest Post: Democracy is dying in broad daylight - yes in the PN camp

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So Frank Psaila has just posted on his blog with MT that 'Democracy is dying in broad daylight'. We will not bother to answer to his accusations within the blog, because what he's said is nothing more…

Attakki inġusti

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Dan ir-ritratt ta' hawn fuq ilu għandi ftit mhux ħażin u qatt ma użajtu. Ittieħed fl-1987 ftit wara l-qalba tal-gvern u Alfred Calleja kien għadu kif nħatar Kummissarju tal-Pulizija. Għal min ma…

How civil is the Civil Society Network? Alfred Mifsud asks

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The Civil Society Network is all but civil. It is a minority group within PN who want to decide for the rest of the country. The CSN is being coordinated by Michael Briguglio and none other than Michael…

Guest Post: Attempt to kill more than two birds with one stone

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We all know that Simon and his cronies are still pulling the puppet strings at tal-Pieta'. We also know that Simon is very selective on whom he chooses to step aside until an investigation is concluded.…

Din oxxenita kbira, li ħadd ma kkundanna oxxenita ikbar

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Il-paladini tal-ġustizzja li suppost marru biex jitolbu ġustizzja, marru fil-fatt biex jheddu lil Kummissarju tal-Pulizija Lawrence Cutajar. L-ajruplani li Michael Briguglio u sħabu waddbu lejn id-Depot…

Guest Post: Public opinion of the media at an all time low

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As a rule of thumb to measure the extent of impartiality by different sections of the media, 'Malta Today' must surely occupy centre stage. However, it is not entirely bereft of certain issues that at…

Of leaders and followers

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In  Malta, a fundamental issue that separates the Labour party from the Nationalist party is that the former produces leaders while the latter produces followers. Like other Labour leaders, albeit…

PEOPLE TRUST THE GOVERNMENT

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After all the absurd attempts to paint Malta as some rogue state, mainly by political opportunists, the people have had their say. And the truth is this: the people put far more trust in Government than…

Guest Post: Encouragement of Police hatred is a mistake

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In an earlier post, it was explained how through their actions, words and manifestations certain members of the Nationalist Party are using methods to denigrate the police force to a level that threatens…

Delia jattakka lill-Maltin li ma jaqblux mal-PN, bqajna ma nafux x'inhi l-viżjoni tiegħu

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Wieħed mill-kapijiet tal-Oppożizzjoni dalgħodu indirizza l-Kunsill Ġenerali għall-ewwel darba, Xejn impressjonanti. Il-messaġġ ewlieni tiegħu kien indirizzat lil dawk li fil-PN qed jaħdmu kontrih…

Anthony Zammit's passing is sad news

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We are more than sad to hear of Profs Anthony Zammit's passing. He was not only an excellent and intelligent physician, but much loved by his patients for his kindness and his gentle non intrusive approach. Profs…

Carry on Sundays

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They are going to meet up again this afternoon for the third consecutive Sunday. They are going to sit down in front of the Police depot to civilly insult the Police Commissioner instead of letting him…

Guest Post: Catchwords and catchphrases for the masses

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It is a well known fact that catchwords and catchphrases are expressions that through their widespread use by the general public help sell a product or get a message across.  Take for example “Whassup?”…

Undermining law and order

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Through their actions, words and manifestations some members of the Nationaliat Party are denigrating the police force to a level that threatens to annull the respect that citizens should have towards…

It’s not surprising that most civil people stay away from pseudo civil protests

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A couple of hundred people gathered in Sliema  do not represent Malta or the Maltese population.   They are part of a minority that are unfortunately using the death of  Daphne Caruana Galizia to further…