Day: November 11, 2017

Junior College: The Cultural Revolution

Junior College: The Cultural Revolution

So sixth-formers have elected their new students council committee. Most of them have only left secondary school some five months ago. Around half of them have been in high school for a year. They are organised as Labour and Nationalist parties, coded as Pulse and SDM. I’d be a hypocrite if I said I thought …

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READ: The draft resolution on Malta the European Parliament will be debating Tuesday

READ: The draft resolution on Malta the European Parliament will be debating Tuesday

And it will be voting on it Wednesday. It will obviously require at least half of the Parliament’s MEPs to vote for it in order to be approved. That’s more than double the MEPs within the EPP of which the PN is a member. If this motion is approved, it will signify a massive political …

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Labour on the wrong damage-limitation mission

Labour on the wrong damage-limitation mission

Alfred Sant and Miriam Dalli are leading the charge to limit the undoubted damage expected from Tuesday’s European Parliament debate in Strasbourg. The European Parliament is expected to find what we’ve known for years and Labour kept denying: that rule of law in Malta is ignored by its government and democracy is failing. You can …

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Paradise leaks’ Appleby engaged Joe Banister for speaking events

Paradise leaks’ Appleby engaged Joe Banister for speaking events

Financial Services regulator Joe Bannister was a speaker at at least one event organised by Appleby whose records of clients laundering money were revealed by the ICIJ in last week’s Paradise Leaks. In April 2013 Joe Bannister was guest speaker at an event organised by Appleby in the Isle of Man. He was introduced as …

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