The Malta Independent 11 December 2018, Tuesday

Letters

Defending life

Sunday, 2 December 2018, 07:50 Last update: about 10 days ago

As Malta is now the only country in the EU where abortion is illegal, the promotion of abortion as a woman’s right is now being pushed forward with increasing intensity. One cannot say that...

Jamal Khashoggi and 17 Black

Sunday, 2 December 2018, 07:49 Last update: about 10 days ago

They are not connected in any way, but my gut feeling is that they have much in common. The facts are so obvious. Jamal Khashoggi was killed on the direct orders of the Crown Prince of Saudi...

Idle talk uncovers an idle soul

Sunday, 2 December 2018, 07:48 Last update: about 10 days ago

Gossip has become rampant in our society. It has become the custom to speak about others the way one thinks and wishes. Unfortunately, this plague has entered practically every fabric of our society...

A never-ending argument

Sunday, 2 December 2018, 07:47 Last update: about 10 days ago

After four decades of EU membership, the UK voted in a referendum to end their relationship with the EU once and for all. After months of tough negotiations with the European Union in Brussels to...

Led by blind spinmeisters

Sunday, 25 November 2018, 08:14 Last update: about 17 days ago

I refer to Noel Grima's article entitled "Led by blind spinmeisters" (TMIS, 18 November) in which the following was stated: "All we could find were stories and then more stories about 17 Black. By the...

Just education will not save our children

Sunday, 25 November 2018, 08:06 Last update: about 17 days ago

I read about the spate of criticism that an Honorary Minister levelled against the Dominican Friar who proposed the official teaching of the Catholic Church, ie the magisterium. Others, unlike the...

The Heavenly Jerusalem

Sunday, 25 November 2018, 08:02 Last update: about 17 days ago

We started this month of November with the feast of All Saints. In fact, the saints' lives clearly tell you and me that, if we ardently believe in Jesus and do his work, there is the sure hope for us...

The criminal face of Malta

Sunday, 18 November 2018, 08:27 Last update: about 24 days ago

Some weeks ago, I was treated to a tirade of blasphemies and threatened with shouts that I would be beaten with an iron rod by a mini-bus driver just because I beeped my horn as he was reversing...

The testament of Saint Paul VI

Sunday, 18 November 2018, 08:26 Last update: about 24 days ago

Miya Yamanouchi, an empowerment counsellor, said: “Don't use your past history as an excuse to be miserable. Use your past as a testament to show the world just how far you have come.”...

Good governance

Sunday, 18 November 2018, 08:26 Last update: about 24 days ago

Engulfed in the flames of a series of corruption scandals, Joseph Muscat remains as cool as ever. For him and his crooks, the stakes are high and therefore it is business as usual. To add insult to...

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