World Press Freedom Day

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2019-05-03T15:54:25+02:00Fri, 3rd May '19, 15:54|

The BBC featured this magnificent article by Matthew Caruana Galizia on World Press Freedom Day. "Supporters of the government openly celebrated the assassination, reminding me of those who celebrated the shooting of Turkish-Armenian newspaper editor Hrant Dink," Matthew Caruana Galizia wrote. "Others insinuated that I had planned the murder myself, or that my mother had [...]

‘Low quality’ ‘rubbish collectors’

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2019-05-03T16:20:28+02:00Fri, 3rd May '19, 10:21|

The pervasive, rampant, bloody-minded racism of this country is breathtaking and it is led from the very top. Joseph Muscat knew that remark he made yesterday during his debate with Adrian Delia about foreigners picking up rubbish while native Maltese work as doctors in air-conditioned rooms (having their rubbish picked up by the foreigners) was [...]

GUEST SERIES: Malta in the EU (2)

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2019-05-03T10:19:25+02:00Fri, 3rd May '19, 10:19|

Continues from Part 1 published yesterday. Written by a guest writer known to me. In just three years Labour has managed to undo much of the constructive work successive Nationalist administrations carried out in three decades. Labour’s Malta has now become the Venezuela of Europe. The West was relieved by Chavez’s death but the continuation [...]