Even though I’ve followed Charles and his work, I did not really know him. I only met him once a few months ago when we were both invited on a radio programme. You don’t need to be a profiler to realize that Charles was a man of stature. Throughout his life, he fought tirelessly against poverty and advocated social justice with all his strength.
After his parting from this world, the socials were flooded with all sorts of messages advocating the great man he was. Thousands of messages on Facebook and Twitter reminded us of his crusades. Even the highest authorities in this country felt the need to post a message, in honour of his work. Searches on Google increased by 100%. And the amazing tsunami of messages took over our timeline, until the day of his funeral.
You can read this article by Dr. Alexiei Dingli which appeared on The Malta Independent here.