The corruption diet

It’s Time To Protest This Saturday

If you care about the future of your country, your people, your children and grandchildren: you must protest. It's not just Keith Schembri who should resign. Konrad Mizzi and Joseph Muscat should have hung up their dancing shoes and bowed out ages ago too. Chris Cardona and Edward Scicluna too. As Repubblika put it:

Will Keith be treated as a murder suspect now?

In the time-honoured fashion of every Labour thug and bully, Keith Schembri opened a libel suit against Simon Busuttil in the hopes of beating him into submission in the public forum. In the media. It was a gimmick. And we know it was a gimmick because after a long two years, "Keet" was given the …

A Handy Guide To The Useless Arguments Used By Government Apologists

Here are the main arguments used to avoid addressing this fundamental question, employed by trolls, the government, and certain media wings. They often overlap, and usually it's a combination of all of them. Know that when you're talking to someone employing these arguments you're not dealing with an intellectually honest opponent.

UPDATE on the campaign to discredit me

So my sources were correct, there is a smear campaign being conducted against me, although it hasn't made it into the media, relegated instead to furtive messages on Twitter and Facebook. Perhaps because I pre-empted it in an earlier post? But more likely because none of the accusations actually stand up to scrutiny.

The three types of people in Malta

The end result, however, has been to merely postpone the scrutiny not diminish it. And Muscat is aware of this too. That's why he's panicking. That's why, as Murdock points out "this Prime Minister has begun to resemble a frightened man whose public bark is hiding an increasingly toothless bite".