The Malta Independent 23 September 2017, Saturday

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Don’t be angry with immigrants who want to work

Sunday, 30 July 2017, 08:37 Last update: about 3 months ago Freddie Singleton

We all know the story: immigrants are stealing our jobs. They come over here and then invite their friends and family too. Ten people live in a two-bedroom flat. People born and bred in Malta lose...

The Power of Love

Sunday, 30 July 2017, 08:25 Last update: about 3 months ago Mark A. Sammut

The late Umberto Eco once famously wrote: "Social media gives legions of idiots the right to speak when they once only spoke at a bar after a glass of wine, without harming the community. Then they...

Our determination, your cooperation

Sunday, 30 July 2017, 07:42 Last update: about 3 months ago Justyne Caruana

History is nothing but the activity of many people in pursuit of their goals. It is the human input that has moulded the course of events over the years and we need to be aware of this throughout our...

Off the deep end

Friday, 28 July 2017, 15:32 Last update: about 3 months ago Christopher Attard

We’ve gone off the deep end ladies and gentlemen, or is it sexist to say this now? If that’s the case, we might as well settle for comrades at this point. If we are capable of demolishing...

New leaders and new ways

Sunday, 23 July 2017, 09:09 Last update: about 2 months ago Clyde Puli

Not long after the results of the last general election became known, France held the second round of its Presidential election, which was won by Emmanuel Macron. Barely a year earlier, Macron’s...

Breaking the law

Sunday, 23 July 2017, 09:05 Last update: about 2 months ago Mark A. Sammut

The parents of children who attend state schools are offered the choice between religion and ethics classes.  In the ethics classes, teenagers will be invited to reflect upon the moral bases of...

Shouldering public responsibility

Sunday, 23 July 2017, 09:03 Last update: about 2 months ago Justyne Caruana

Public administration provides the organisation of inter-related activities of people on the tax-payers’ payroll. At all levels of government service, different employees perform different...

A stoned nation?

Sunday, 23 July 2017, 08:13 Last update: about 3 months ago Michael Asciak

This might be the only article I will write on this issue. Not because it does not merit adequate and sufficient attention, but because this government pretends to raise topics for discussion when it...

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