Day: December 5, 2017

Political responsibility

Political responsibility

Should a Minister resign if one of his canvassers is indicted for a felony? Should a Minister resign if one of his canvassers is indicted for a felony specifically connected with his job? Should a Minister resign if his main canvasser is indicted for a felony specifically connected with his job? Should a Minister resign …

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Hillman, who took 650,000 euro from Schembri when running The Times, asks why the people don’t trust the media

Hillman, who took 650,000 euro from Schembri when running The Times, asks why the people don’t trust the media

Here’s Adrian Hillman of the Panama Gang being an academic and asking on Twitter “why don’t people trust the news?” Perhaps because people know of him, who when running the newspaper of record in Malta and trusted to be independent of hidden influences, received 650,000 euro from Keith Schembri? Is there the possibility that might …

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After the arrests

After the arrests

As we wait for the police to arraign the people they suspect have killed Daphne Caruana Galizia, there is plenty of scepticsm around. Obviously the only assessment that counts is a conviction, confirmed on appeal if any. That will take years. But with the courts we will see the evidence and hope for justice. We …

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Commotion at PBS when wife of one of the suspects in Daphne killing goes to complain

Commotion at PBS when wife of one of the suspects in Daphne killing goes to complain

The wife of George de Giorgio, arrested yesterday on suspicion of being a part of Daphne Caruana Galizia’s assassination went to the offices of state broadcaster PBS yesterday night to loudly complain her husband was named in connection with the homicide. The incident happened around 21:45. Employees on duty tried to calm the woman down …

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