Majesty

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2020-08-30T11:06:17+02:00Sun, 30th Aug '20, 09:48|

George Vella’s excuses don’t cut it. He says he doesn’t think he is above the Freedom of Information Act. And yet he contradicts the basic tenet of that law by saying that by default all letters to the president’s office should be treated as confidential. Not even the president of Malta has the authority to [...]

THE SUNDAY TIMES: The lives of others

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2020-08-30T08:52:16+02:00Sun, 30th Aug '20, 08:52|

From my article in The Sunday Times today: "The fact that we can’t have a referendum to back out of our international legal obligation to rescue people at risk of drowning in our waters is not the most important answer to give those campaigning for one. Racists, for so they are, will project that as [...]