A year ago, the owner of New York Best food chain and the hipster guru Tommy Diacono lamented the comfortable lifestyle of the Maltese students. He suggested to scrap stipends so that the students would be incentivised to seek part-time employment as waiters. Let us see what fortune he envisages for the Maltese youth.
Although they are uniformly referred to as “foreigners”, foreign nationals receive contrasting treatment, depending on their social status and nationality.
The critique that anti-corruption activists like Roberta Metsola and David Casa directed towards Keith Schembri’s and Konrad Mizzi’s Panama companies was neither about legitimacy nor the compromised ethics of offshore finance.
How can communities resist aggressive development? Wirt iż-Żejtun shares a recipe for success.
From peace activists and workers to consumers of pink glittering glamour: postcards narrate the change of women’s roles in Russia for the past 65 years.
It is not the ‘ugly and stupid’ art that needs to be smashed and never sent for repair, but the insecure conservatism which, frankly, is way too provincial to be part of the European Co-Capital of Culture.
Maltese ‘patriotism’ is a shield that protects the financial interests of the ‘unpatriotic’ elites.