State secrets

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2018-09-25T18:03:37+01:00Tue, 25th Sep '18, 18:03|

The reports of Peter Grech testifying in Adrian Delia’s case against him for not giving him a full copy of the Egrant inquiry are like a dive in a boiling cauldron yet uncooled with a baboon’s blood. I know that with time I have grown impatient with Peter Grech’s obsequious squishiness. But today has been [...]

The Dark Tower

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2018-09-25T16:51:45+01:00Tue, 25th Sep '18, 16:51|

One apartment in the newly permitted dB tower in St George’s Bay is being advertised for sale for €7.7 million euro. That’s about what most people would earn in around 300 years. Presumably this will be the most luxurious apartment in the whole block. The block will have 99 apartments. If another one like this [...]

John Vassallo: The enemy within (Part 2)

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2018-09-25T10:57:43+01:00Tue, 25th Sep '18, 10:57|

This is a two-part series by guest author John Vassallo. The first part was published yesterday. The Enemy Within (2): Traitors in our midst Seneca, the Roman Stoic philosopher and adviser to Emperor Nero was the word of truth, integrity and reason in the court of absolute power of an irrational Emperor. He advised against [...]

Groundrules

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2018-09-25T11:34:53+01:00Tue, 25th Sep '18, 10:09|

The oldest rhetorical secret weapon for those who run out of argument is trivialisation. Troll central dispatched the usual suspects to react to the constitutional application I filed yesterday saying the removal of the protest in Great Siege Square by state agency is a breach of the freedom of speech. The old canard that “a [...]