The spin machine

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2017-11-15T22:54:03+01:00Wed, 15th Nov '17, 22:54|

While the entire community of political views, left to right, north to south, across countries and parties, stood to criticise Joseph Muscat for dragging Malta out of democracy and fundamental rights, the spin machine in Castille revved at full throttle to drown the news into drivel and distraction. The Prime Minister "had a meeting" in [...]

Silent March in honour of Daphne Caruana Galizia

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2017-11-16T21:56:31+01:00Wed, 15th Nov '17, 21:17|

I received this press release: On Thursday there will be a silent walk in honour of Daphne Caruana Galizia, who exactly one month ago was brutally assassinated in a car bomb in Malta, 16th October 2017. The walk will start from Valletta’s main entrance at 18:30, and walk through Republic Street to where Daphne’s Memorial [...]

GUEST POST: Analysing the Pilatus reports

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2017-11-15T17:09:17+01:00Wed, 15th Nov '17, 15:54|

As MEPs resoundingly endorse the PANA committee's recommendation of an investigation into Pilatus Bank, Godfrey Leone Ganado analyses in-depth the multiple FIAU reports into the institution widely believed to be a money laundering engine for the Azerbaijan regime and Maltese political figures. He starts by providing extracts from relevant reports in order to pave the [...]