The mole within

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2018-04-30T21:12:25+01:00Mon, 30th Apr '18, 21:05|

Jason Azzopardi this evening in Parliament revealed the name of the police officer who is suspected by senior police staff to have tipped off the Degiorgios ahead of their arrest presumably to give them sufficient notice to dispose of evidence prior to their arrest. Alfred and George Degiorgio together with Vince Cassar are alleged to [...]

GUEST POST: Helplessness

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2018-04-30T10:03:39+01:00Mon, 30th Apr '18, 10:03|

By an anonymous author known to me: One gets the impression that the indifference of the opponents of this regime's iron-fist rule and non-observance of the rule of law, is not only by the official Opposition but by and large, by the general public as well. There was a time when what later turned out [...]

While thousands marched …

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2018-04-30T08:52:34+01:00Mon, 30th Apr '18, 08:52|

While the protest to demand truth was ongoing in upper Republic Street a few paused to reflect on truth's great champion. We owe her so much and yet we cannot repay her.

The world is watching

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2018-04-30T07:32:02+01:00Mon, 30th Apr '18, 07:32|

"Malta rallies against state corruption". That headline on The Guardian does not only make civil society activists who called yesterday's march proud, though I can testify to the fact that it does do that. That headline makes everyone in Malta except those personally profiting from corruption proud. This is how we save face from the [...]

Message from Maria Efimova

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2018-05-02T10:15:56+01:00Mon, 30th Apr '18, 07:19|

The following message was sent yesterday to the civil society Action for Justice and Truth called by #occupyjustice and Awturi. A transcript follows: https://youtu.be/h2mzG1beBNs Transcript: Dear #occupyjustice, Awturi and all of you who have joined them today, It is a great honour for me to address you. I would sincerely wish to be present personally. [...]

Eyes front

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2018-04-30T07:09:42+01:00Mon, 30th Apr '18, 07:09|

Several thousand people gathered yesterday in Valletta called there by #occupyjustice and Awturi to demand truth and justice. It would be inconsistent with the principle that it does not matter how large the crowd is for truth to be true to say one is glad at the turnout. As Rachel Williams put it in her [...]