The TDB Daily 30th January 2024 – Best NZ Left, Independent and Progressive Politics opinion daily reading list


Best NZ Left, Independent and Progressive Political opinion daily reading list

Because so much of the mainstream media is polluted by right wing free market ideologues pushing corporate interests:

TDB daily collates the best NZ Left Wing, Independent and Progressive Political Opinion and includes the best international voices.

Unlike Victoria University’s The Democracy Project, this will never be behind a Paywall.



RNZ – Watch: James Shaw resigns as Green Party co-leader

The Knightly Views with Gavin Ellis – Can CNN’s Mark Thompson cure my obsessive compulsive disorder?

Gordon Campbell on wasting money on Defence, and Melanie, RIP

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No Right Turn – Robbing from the poor to pay the rich

The Kākā by Bernard Hickey – Dawn Chorus for Tuesday, January 30

Newsroom – International warning over Govt’s ‘rare’ stance on WHO

Newsroom – Judiciary and courts included in Govt’s cuts, raising further constitutional red flags

Waatea News – Nelson Council backs iwi housing push

The Daily Blog – Ummm – is anyone else paying attention to China’s economic woes and how is India a solution?

The Daily Blog – Oh now Luxon is the super strategist chess player Svengali is he?

The Daily Blog – Punishing UNRWA while Palestinians die is unconscionable, why Helen Clark is right and if it is a taxpayers issue, shouldn’t the IDF refund us?

The Daily Blog – So is David Seymour’s race baiting racist redneck banjo twanging cross burning culture war revenge fantasy Treaty Principles Referendum divisive?


The Daily Blog – Leslie Bravery – Julian Assange has been imprisoned for 1752 days


The Guardian – To beat Trump, we need to know why Americans keep voting for him. Psychologists may have the answer

Haaretz – Irresponsible, Shameful, Lethal: Netanyahu’s Disgraceful Efforts to Bring Home Israeli Hostages

The Washington Post – U.S. mixed up enemy, friendly drones in attack that killed 3 troops

Jacobin – Joe Biden Shouldn’t be Able to Just Unilaterally Bomb Yemen

Caitlin Johnstone – More US-Driven Escalations Toward War In The Middle East

Crikey – The Lenin century: A rollicking tale, and we’re all still in it


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