On stupidity
“Having become a mindless tool, the stupid person will
Safety in Zombieland 
The first rule of Zombieland: zombies eat brains. If
Owen Bonnici – still slyly justifying hate speech
A conference about combatting and preventing hate speech held
Wrecking the PN’s chances
If the PN continues to ignore Bernard Grech’s weak
Facebook can no longer be ‘the judge, jury, prosecutor and witness’ of the digital space – whistleblower
Frances Haugen, the Facebook whistleblower who has exposed the
Muscat’s diabolical legacy
As shamed ex-prime minister Joseph Muscat attempts to weather
Daphne Foundation joins global call to rein in Big Tech
The Daphne Caruana Galizia Foundation has signed the People’s
The political apparatus of hate
When it comes to the latest democratic outrage by
Facebook’s woes continue as whistleblower goes public
Facebook’s stocks plunged by 5% yesterday following another devastating
Bedingfield’s banality
Why do ordinary people do appalling things? The political
Reporters Without Borders files lawsuit accusing Facebook of ‘deceptive commercial practices’
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has taken legal action against
Council of Europe says Malta fails basic human rights obligations for minorities
The Maltese government has failed to collect any data
Am I next?
The language of violence has increased at an alarming
‘Women journalists in Malta have to go against partisan politics, misogyny and societal boundaries’
Verbal abuse against women journalists has become legitimised through
‘No EU funds for government-controlled media or political propaganda’ – MEPs
Media freedom in Europe has declined MEPs deplore harassment
Damaging trust, causing harm
On 1 September the Commissioner for Standards in Public
Hate Speech Unit receives 32 reports in seven months
The Hate Crime and Speech Unit, which was set
Chamber of Advocates slams Labour media for ‘attack’ directed at lawyer
The Chamber of Advocates has called out Labour Party
What are they so desperate to hide?
Someone sure doesn’t want Joseph Muscat’s resignation letter to
Wash, rinse, repeat
When The Shift started monitoring government disinformation tactics in
Angry? Get in line please
It was just over a month ago that Tim
Public outrage at Mario Philip Azzopardi after vilification of MEP
Updated with Minister for Culture and Arts Jose Herrera’s
No bridge over troubled waters
Robert Abela’s rise to power was quite an easy
Repubblika members receiving ‘unprecedented levels’ of online hate following PM speech
Civil society group Repubblika said its members have received
Another paper tiger
This government has a strong record of creating paper
A stillborn inquiry
This week British members of parliament railed against their
United Nations declares war on hate speech
The United Nations has launched a Strategy and Plan
Report addresses ‘worrying’ trends of online mobs peddling hate
Malta has a problem with “xenophobic, homophobic and political
UK Parliament hears of ‘inadequacy of investigations’ into Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder
Barrister Caoilfhionn Gallagher has called on the British government

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