In this video, Joe Sammut replies to a series of questions posed by youths regarding his MEP candidature.
*A Bird’s Eye View has asked every MEP Candidate as of January/February 2019, when this initiative was launched, to participate. No preference was or will be shown to any party and/or individual. Should you have any questions feel free to ask*
Q.1 – 00.05
What is your opinion on the legalization of Marijuana in Malta?
Q.2 – 02.05
What is your view on European federalism and the opinion that there should be a ‘United States of Europe?’
Q.3 – 04.54
Do you think the EU should become an even closer union, or revert back to its roots on being a united community of sovereign nation-states?
Q.4 – 06.02
What is your view of political correctness?
Q.5 – 07.40
Why European politics, not local?
Q.6 – 08.22
With a ‘no deal’ Brexit possibility, in your opinion, what should the EU’s stand be with regards to the UK?
Q.7 – 09.45
Will the issue of ever-increasing rental prices be voiced if you are elected? Are you willing to push for the EU to regulate rental prices?
Q.8 – 11.43
What is your view on the new copyright laws found in Article 13?
Q.9 – 14.15
What do you think can be done about the huge overpopulation problem that the world is facing right now?
Q.10 – 16.02
What is your view on illegal immigration to Europe?
Q.11 – 17.32
What is your view of Eurosceptic parties, mostly far-right and far-left, who openly preach against the EU and its values in the European Parliament gatherings?
Q.12 – 18.32
How will you approach the public transport issue in order to engage more people to use the system more frequently, and ensure that it is more efficient for its users?
Q.13 – 20.42
What is your main goal as a candidate and what would you wish to work towards should you be elected?