Day: August 9, 2018

As good as it gets

As good as it gets

The ‘if you can’t beat them join them’ philosophy articulated rather naively but for that no less sincerely by Justin Schembri really aspire for one thing: a collective regression to the primordial sub-intellect of political fandom. No political party has anything to envy Labour unless of course, other political parties see their scope for existence …

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Family asks government for public inquiry into whether Daphne Caruana Galizia’s killing could have been avoided.

Family asks government for public inquiry into whether Daphne Caruana Galizia’s killing could have been avoided.

The family of Daphne Caruana Galizia has today called on prime minister Joseph Muscat to establish a public inquiry into whether her assassination in October 2017 could have been avoided. This request is supported by a legal opinion prepared by European Human Rights law experts Caoilfhionn Gallagher QC and Jonathan Price of Doughty St Chambers, …

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What’s Edward Scicluna for then?

What’s Edward Scicluna for then?

  Few people will ever transact a quarter of a billion euro. At that level numbers no longer make sense to most people. It’s not being simple or mathematically challenged. It’s just that those values have no experiential context for most people’s reality. It’s like an astronomer trying to explain to me how far is …

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Why can’t you be a bit more like Labour?

Why can’t you be a bit more like Labour?

Justin Schembri is not the sharpest knife in the drawer. Even in a drawer of spoons. The image of his article in-Nazzjon (see below) is making the rounds and your eyes inevitably fall on the highlighted bit where he says “Maybe the Nationalist Party should get closer to the Labour Party and imitate it in …

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