Day: April 3, 2018

GUEST POST: Remembering a woman burned in her car remembering a woman burned in her car

GUEST POST: Remembering a woman burned in her car remembering a woman burned in her car

By George Smiley: On the 3rd of April 1993, Sylvia King was burnt alive in her car, undoubtedly, one of the most horrendous murders ever.  I was still a 5 year old boy when Sylvia was killed, but my mother knew her at the time and had to explain to me that she is now …

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The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz

Using his Australia trip to announce his intention to allow Maltese living abroad to vote in national elections is not a coincidence. With Joseph Muscat nothing is. His remark, on an ethnic radio show in Maltese for Maltese-Australian listeners, was addressed to a very specific audience: Maltese-Australians. The context of his remark was a follow-up …

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The national inquisitors

The national inquisitors

The petition to have the Archbishop of Malta removed if he does not resign of his own accord has been bumped off Change.org. Facebook and other social media outlets have enough problems as it is with people using it as a vehicle for Fake News. The blatant lie that the Archbishop said the provenance of …

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All holders of passports from citizenship-selling jurisdictions will be considered high risk – report

All holders of passports from citizenship-selling jurisdictions will be considered high risk – report

EU, US and Canada planning security clampdown on passport holders from countries that sell citizenship. Security concerns about acquirers of passports from third party small island states are reported to have caused major jurisdictions to review their immigration protocols and revise the face value status of holders of passports from these countries as ‘high risk’. …

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