Reasons to increase the minimum wage are plenty. And some of them further prove that it is not only sensible, but also beneficial to higher income earners, who may not be morally bound to the principle of economic equity.
The progress of the criminal investigation of Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder has been alarmingly slow: justice for her in the eyes of the law is still pending. And the crisis of justice transcends the institutional limits—it runs truly deep in today’s society, which does not deem anyone lesser than a saint worthy of justice.
In the situation where the state resigned from assisting the people in need or where state projects are too cumbersome to provide practical help, social enterprises and NGOs have no option but to tackle the issue by themselves.
The disastrous PA decision will have a long-lasting effect that few admit as yet. September 20, 2018, marks the date when a grave polarisation came into effect: between those few who hold the power and the many who do not.
“There are artists who are more into playing with the rules of art and artists who would rather play with the rules of society and the legal regulations. To me, the real art is the latter—the art that exists between creativity and criminality (not because it’s ‘criminal’, but because it challenges unjust legal practices).”