The Malta Independent 26 September 2018, Wednesday

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Driving the narrative back home

Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 16:15 Last update: about 17 hours ago Aaron Farrugia

The Europe of today is a European Union made up of 27 member states, all of which have views which are more different than ever before, and specific needs which cannot be considered in isolation nor...

Our moral purpose in education

Monday, 24 September 2018, 10:44 Last update: about 1 day ago

Our objective in education is to provide present and future generations with the necessary skills and talents for citizenship and employability, in the 21st century and beyond. Our commitment is to...

Our resolve to sustain success

Sunday, 23 September 2018, 09:44 Last update: about 3 days ago Justyne Caruana

The significance of independence today must be viewed in the context of a national heritage founded on a 6,000-year history, and the social cohesion of a resilient community that has, over the...

Technology fuels the Transformative Age

Sunday, 23 September 2018, 09:30 Last update: about 3 days ago

Today, technology is changing the world at an unprecedented speed, from foundational technology such as the advent of the internet’s connectivity and the shift towards cloud computing to their...

The loss of independence

Sunday, 23 September 2018, 09:28 Last update: about 3 days ago Timothy Alden

The approval of the ITS project seemed inevitable, yet the Maltese population was still shocked and horrified. Daring to hope, there were moments when it seemed as if the case could swing in favour of...

Independence Day 2018: The Neoliberal Religion

Sunday, 23 September 2018, 09:24 Last update: about 3 days ago Mark A. Sammut

In this second part of my thoughts stemming from Independence Day 2018, I want to discuss some aspects of the Neoliberal Religion – the Religion of the Market –  to which the West has...

Why work-life balance matters

Sunday, 23 September 2018, 08:02 Last update: about 4 days ago

When I ask young Europeans about their hopes and concerns for their future career, a good work-life balance and flexibility are top of the list. Young people, both men and women, favour jobs in which...

Men have been killing women since the time immemorial

Saturday, 22 September 2018, 08:53 Last update: about 4 days ago

Historically, traditionally, culturally and socially violence on women has long been accepted as part of every day’s life. Moralistic, patriarchal, strict hierarchical power structures in our...

What feeds the Far Right?

Saturday, 22 September 2018, 08:51 Last update: about 4 days ago

While nervously huffing and puffing about how much the far right is gaining more and more power everywhere in the West, Centre politics – and even more Left of Centre and Socialist nostalgia -...

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