Book

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2019-10-01T17:56:39+02:00Tue, 1st Oct '19, 15:06|

La Repubblica and Daphne Project journalist Carlo Bonini, former BBC Newsnight and Panorama Reporter John Sweeney and myself have co-authored a book telling the story of Daphne Caruana Galizia: her life and work, her assassination and what has happened since then. Telling the story of Daphne is telling the story of Malta. During the past [...]

The government’s idea of consultation

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2019-10-01T09:18:04+02:00Tue, 1st Oct '19, 08:35|

On 27 June the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe adopted a resolution demanding that Malta show progress in fighting the culture of impunity here that allows politicians to get away with corruption and the masterminds behind Daphne’s assassination to get away with murder. They did not give Malta a deadline within which to [...]

First they came for the socialists

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2019-10-01T06:40:36+02:00Tue, 1st Oct '19, 06:23|

What the university did yesterday should be met by outrage.  Moviment Graffitti lampooned Ian Borg during Freshers’ Week, the yearly fair that is meant to help orientate new university students but which has become a fair for predatory recruiters and bankers to exploit just that disorientation. Graffitti put on a mask with Ian Borg’s face [...]