Ambitious timeline for EU anti-SLAPP directive
An ambitious timeline has been set for the introduction
Truth is the enemy
“The PN turned the European Parliament against Malta with
‘When journalism is threatened, democracy is at stake’
As the world marks Press Freedom Day, several organisations,
It’s all Roberta Metsola’s fault
It’s all Roberta Metsola’s fault. The European Commission is
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
Role of Steward Healthcare questioned again in light of pre-fabricated hospital
The announcement of a government call for a pre-fabricated
EU committees vote to provide clear information on green investments
The European Parliament committees passed a joint vote on
Maltese journalists told MEPs they fear for their safety
Maltese journalists from six independent media houses told a
Against all odds
Posters, affixed to the closed doors of Nationalist Party
Defenders, deniers, traitors, avoiders: MEP candidates on press freedom
MEP candidates agree that press freedom and the rule
Can you locate Rwanda on a map? It’s one of those countries trouncing Malta on women in parliament
Well designed gender quotas lead to significantly more women
Disinformation Watch #31: On calls for votes for those who ‘love the country’
For anyone “to come here and give the impression
Fake news portal behind attack on MEP Ana Gomes
The source of allegations on Socialist MEP Ana Gomes
New beginnings, same old outcomes
PN leader Adrian Delia’s promised ‘New Way’ has seen
Roberta Metsola to lead new EU borders law
Maltese MEP Roberta Metsola has been tasked by the
MEPs note Maltese authorities’ reluctance to launch investigations
MEPs investigating the rule of law in Malta fear
Hungary vote: ‘Politics of hope over the politics of fear’
The Dutch MEP who spearheaded the report that triggered
Metsola welcomes new EU funds to support investigative journalism
In the wake of the horrific assassinations of journalists
EP debate on the safety of journalists brings Malta into focus
The act of murdering a journalist always originates from
Malta in a nutshell: Isolation and its heroes
The easiest way to build a hero is to
Disinformation Watch #4: ‘traitors’ and ‘enemies of the state’
In a disinformation strategy as old as populism itself,
Metsola: Cash-for-passports schemes undermine fight against corruption
The European Union cannot, on the one hand, pledge
EU Commission to launch rule of law monitoring mechanism
The European Commission will be launching a mechanism that
MEPs refute Henley and Partners’ approach
Nationalist MEPs Roberta Metsola and David Casa have refused
The way out of this mess
Everywhere you look in Malta, besides the crooks, you
Dangerous tribalism and fake nationalism
The latest facebook threat by someone who believes that
Seven takeaways from EP debate on rule of law in Malta
Labour running roughshod over rule of law Maltese MEP
Why the EU resolution is good news for Malta
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