Fortina / TACA Workers - Five Months Without Pay

Last Saturday, activists from Moviment Graffitti met with the workers who had been working on the Fortina project in Sliema. These workers have not been paid for their work for a number of months, some of them even for five months. This is a situation of passing the buck: Fortina is claiming...

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Workers’ Day – after Covid-19, let’s build an economy based on justice

This Workers’ Day, Moviment Graffitti wants to express its gratitude towards all the workers currently working around the clock to provide each one of us with essential services during the Covid-19 crisis, and to express its full solidarity with all those workers who are currently going through...

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[WATCH] R/EVOLUZZJONI 25 - The Documentary

It's 1994. A group of University students band together to form Moviment Graffitti, a leftist movement "against the oppression and exploitation of people, the environment and animals, with a vision of freedom and radical democracy." Very soon, they will be taking on the development of a golf...

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Coronavirus – Social measures needed to support workers and self-employed

Moviment Graffitti welcomes Prime Minister Robert Abela’s statement where he claimed that workers should not carry the burden of the coronavirus crisis. Therefore we believe that, together with the positive measures that the Government is taking to ensure the health and safety of the...

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Moviment Graffitti pushes for reform in the construction sector

Moviment Graffitti has deplored the current state of the construction sector, wherein a system of shoddy practices, lack of enforcement and policies designed to favour the development lobby have led to yet another tragedy, this time fatal. “The sector is in shambles. There were many collapses...

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2019 - It's more than just rock'n roll

We joked about it in the promo video for our R/Evoluzzjoni25 documentary: 2019 was Moviment Graffitti’s 25th year of rock’n’roll. Little did we know that we’d be plugging away at full volume until the very end of what was a tumultuous year not only for the country, but also for its citizens....

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Our Republic is Bleeding

The day we commemorate the anniversary of the historic creation of the Republic of Malta this year coincides with a national crisis. Our country is suffering from the painful consequences of a betrayal which saw those at the highest echelons of power putting first the interests of a small clique...

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Disappointment that MDA and PN are opposing rules for basic decency in rent

Fifteen organisations working in the social field are disappointed that the Malta Developers Association (MDA) and the Nationalist Party (PN) are pushing to remove basic obligations on landlords contained in the draft Residential Leases Bill. A number of NGOs had presented a proposal for rent...

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Jiddeskrivu dak li ġara llum bħala “assurd u krudili”

Koalizzjoni ta’ 20 organizzazzjoni mhux governattiva ddeskriviet dak li ġara llum, fejn għexieren ta’ immigranti instabu jgħixu fi stalel u ġew żgumbrati, bħala “assurd u krudili fuq kull livell.” Il-koalizzjoni, li qed tikkampanja għal tibdil fil-liġijiet tal-kera residenzjali, qalet lil TVM li...

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Residential Leases Act: The First Step Forward – Instability and Exorbitant Prices Yet To Be Addressed

A coalition of 20 NGOs active in the social field view the Residential Leases Bill as the first step forward. The NGOs had presented a proposal for rent regulation in February 2018 and reacted to the White Paper on this subject in October 2018. This Bill introduces a...

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Il-Kummenti tal-Prim Ministru fuq il-Ħaddiema

Il-fatt li l-Prim Ministru ilbieraħ filgħaxija (2 ta’ Mejju, l-għada ta’ Jum il-Ħaddiem) stqarr li l-Maltin m’għandhomx jagħmlu ċertu xogħlijiet għax iqis dawn ix-xogħlijiet bħala inferjuri, u għalhekk għandhom isiru mill-barranin, għandu jiġi kkundannat minn kulmin għandu ħjiel ta’ prinċipji...

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[WATCH] Moviment Graffitti activist discusses work and the economy on Xarabank

Attivist fil-Moviment Graffitti kien fuq il-panel ta’ Xarabank fejn ġew diskussi x-xogħol, l-ekonomija u d-drittijiet tal-ħaddiema. F’dan il-video tistgħu taraw il-punti prinċipali li tqajmu mill-Moviment Graffitti. --------------------------------------- It-tkabbir ekonomiku, fih innifsu,...

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Il-kera għandha tibqa' kerha?

"Bħalissa l-għajta fostna hi kemm is-suq tal-kera għollarasu ’l fuq. Dan qed jirrifletti wkoll fil-prezzijiet tax-xiri tal-proprjetà,li mhux jippermettu lil żgħażagħ u koppji Maltin ikollhom akkomodazzjoni. B’riżultat ta’ dan, 17-il organizzazzjoni mhux governattiva ħarġu...

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Rent Regulation for a Fairer Society

A coalition of seventeen organisations working in different sectors are today launching a document with a Proposal for Rent Regulation in Malta. Malta has almost no regulation in the rental market, and the law of the jungle currently applies. This is forcing many tenants to lead precarious...

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Three Film-Nights on the Theme of Resistance

Moviment Graffitti is this month curating three film-nights organised by Kinemastik. We have chosen the theme of RESISTANCE. The three films deal with people organising themselves against different forms of oppression, in different historical contexts and with different outcomes. All...

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