Playing into the hands of the underworld
Rosianne Cutajar, Ms Dimplechin, aka Nuxellina, she of Catania
Keeping things in check #1
Nuggets of disinformation by politicians and public figures are
In thrall to Destiny
The Ancient Greeks had an interesting relationship with fate
Waiting for Godot
Two tramps, Estragon and Vladimir, stand idly by a
Omtzigt requests PACE committee to look into Rosianne Cutajar’s ‘conflict of interest’
Pieter Omtzigt has requested that the Parliamentary Assembly of
Repubblika protest calls for Rosianne Cutajar’s resignation over Yorgen Fenech links
Protestors outside the office of Parliamentary Secretary Rosianne Cutajar
Damaging trust, causing harm
On 1 September the Commissioner for Standards in Public
Citizens correct government’s dismissal of slain journalist on Women’s Day
Civil society organisations Occupy Justice and Repubblika added Daphne
State-sponsored trolling continued even after Caruana Galizia’s death
Malta was one of the few countries where State-sponsored
Democracy is not mob rule
What would you do if your electrician said it’s
The march of the dark brigade
How can journalists fight back against threats and violence?
Housewives, witches and prostitutes in parliament
Malta’s six members of the European Parliament are perfectly
2018: A year of investigations
This has been a busy year for The Shift
They said it in 2018
We’ve heard and seen a great deal in 2018.
Disinformation Watch #28: ‘You’re right, maybe you’re right, but it’s not our fault’
The Council of Europe’s Venice Commission, a body of
Countries you’ve never heard of beat Malta’s ‘most feminist government’ – Global Gender Gap report
Malta’s ‘most feminist government,’ as Joseph Muscat has sold
Let’s call hypocrisy by its name
If one child starts bullying another child in a
Malta for Dummies #11: Gender-based violence in words and action
Equality Minister, Helena Dalli, launched the annual ‘16 days
Ana Gomes asks Europol to investigate fake news portal
Socialist MEP Ana Gomes has asked the European Union’s law
Fake news portal behind attack on MEP Ana Gomes
The source of allegations on Socialist MEP Ana Gomes
Disinformation Watch #26: Toxic tactics on 17 Black
The government’s assault on information intensified last week, as
The call for justice will not be silenced
I was discussing the situation in Malta with a
Disinformation Watch #16: The Rule of Law – a fascist reinterpretation
The rule of law is one of those concepts
The truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth?
There is one “ruthless mastermind” the country is after
Disinformation Watch #11: A guide to the government’s main disinformation techniques
As the government intensifies its disinformation campaign in light
Burying the inconvenient truth
Magistrate Anthony Vella, in charge of the inquiry into
Disinformation Watch #4: ‘traitors’ and ‘enemies of the state’
In a disinformation strategy as old as populism itself,
How begging bowl politics threatens journalism
Last week, Times of Malta journalists phoned MP Rosianne