Malta: a pseudo-democracy
Britain’s chaotic exit from the EU. Putin’s war in
Cutting parliament short  – Jacques René Zammit
I happened to come across a random OneTV clip
Scrutiny and standards go hand in hand
Criticism is for has-beens, accountability is for fools, and
Anglu Farrugia’s reward
“Speaker Anglu Farrugia carried out important work in the
Parlement of Foules
Readers unacquainted with Chaucer’s Old English might misinterpret the
Why PN lost
Now we know. Labour’s Desmond Zammit Marmara has all
The shifting sands of public opinion – Noel Grima
We may think it’s impossible but some 40% of
A congress of clowns
Konrad Mizzi is still running out the clock, this
The political apparatus of hate
When it comes to the latest democratic outrage by
Your vote: how to have it both ways
They’re at it again. The two major Parties are
Democracy’s not going anywhere
“I choose not to go.” Konrad Mizzi’s reply to
The Constitution and its enemies
For over a decade I have been advocating wholesale
Malta: a flawed democracy
The Economist Intelligence Unit relegated Malta to “a flawed
The enemy is the state 
The State is under siege. Its enemies are everywhere.
‘Media and freedom of speech are indispensable’ for EU democracy, vice-president of EU commission says
Vice-President of the EU Commission for Values and Transparency
Swallowing red herrings
Crazy just keeps getting crazier on this insane island.
Repubblika calls for interim government to see through FATF changes until next election
Civil society NGO Repubblika called for an interim government
If you can, you must
Doctors are trained to heal.  They have the capability
‘Worrying degree of democratic backsliding’ – Council of Europe report
The latest annual report on the state of democracy,
That sense of resignation
The temperature climbed to 27 degrees this Sunday in
Autocratic and abusive
The government is targeting its critics again. This time
Dodger’s gone, Dodge City remains
Babylon had Hammurabi. Judaism had Moses. Classical Athens had
‘Justice for Daphne Caruana Galizia must be secured’ – European Commission President
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has again
Partial Law
I was almost tempted to waste another article dissecting
Another fall for Malta in The Economist’s 2020 Democracy Index
Malta has yet again plummeted to an all-time low
The hill we climb
Young Amanda Gorman delivered a magnificent speech at President
Am I next?
The language of violence has increased at an alarming
The first sign of corruption
Georges Bernanos (1888-1948): ‘The first sign of corruption in
Did they even read their own law?
The Department of Information (DOI) has refused to give
The democracy of knowledge
If you have never read Alexis de Tocqueville’s ‘Democracy

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