Articles by: Victor Calleja
Signs from the after-life
Guilt will never stop tormenting those with blood on their hands
Damned by numbers
A few key numbers tell several terrible truths
The light that will never be extinguished
Deface the memorial till kingdom come, but Daphne and her words will live on forever
No to Brexit, yes to Dexit
Decisions, even if taken democratically, should be studied objectively
John Suda wins another big award
A few days ago, journalist blogger Manuel Delia listed his most read blog posts. Some were quite...
Because football matters
Let us now indulge endlessly in our national pastime: total amnesia of anything and everything except inanity
Lest we forget and we be damned
'A woman was brutally murdered and nothing has changed'
Isn’t incest illegal?
We get too close to people we might one day want to take a stand against
Down the rabbit hole we go
Down some rabbit hole where all is upside down there is, I like to think, a parallel world where all is rosy,...
The more you desecrate, the weaker you are
The majority of Maltese people don't care about personal freedoms
The Musumeci syndrome
Among Malta’s many problems insularity ranks high. Even if it can be a boon sometimes, on the whole our...
The rot is everywhere
The social media is full of bile and hatred
Dedicated with bitterness to those who don’t shuffle their feet in protest
The more time passes, the less we care about the terrible implications
We are not the centre of corruption
Ever since the dawn of mankind in Malta, we have been special. Our megalithic temples prove this. We are the...
Unhappy New Year
We will not look back at 2017 and think of our achievements
I love my gilded cage
There are a few facts of life we just can’t get away from. Labour won the last election in amazing style....
Let the party split now
The political scenario in Malta is one incredible mess. Since the 1970s it has been completely dominated by the...
Let the sunshine in
Hope needs to shine forth, at least in our hearts, to prevent the crooks being the ultimate victors
And yet the attacks continue
It’s been a month since an act of horror happened. The whole world looks on and feels the horror that has...
Why the President, Prime Minister and Opposition leader should have gone
The three should pass the baton to others
Damned by your presence. Damned by your absence.
The outpouring of grief all over the globe which followed the horrific assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia is...
Where is Daphne now?
We are now all silenced
Let the traffic jam
We live in the most enlightened of times, our most prosperous since we were discovered by the first colonisers of...
Why Adrian Delia should go
'Malta’s future seems shadier than ever'
Air Malta to be no more?
Everybody appreciates that Air Malta is still experiencing very tough times. But economic woes can hardly justify...