The TDB Daily 31st 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.

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The Kākā by Bernard Hickey – Dawn Chorus for Wednesday, January 31

No Right Turn – James Shaw: At least he tried

RNZ – Government sticking to goal of 500 police officers in two years – Luxon

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Newsroom – Shaw’s resignation a blow to Greens, but an opportunity too

Chris Lynch Christchurch Newsroom: Entire Canterbury region under complete fire ban

The Daily Blog – Winston scrambling to clean up Luxon’s Palestinian Aid fiasco

The Daily Blog – It ain’t easy being Green – Heteronornative white cis male James Shaw finally quits leaving hollow legacy

The Daily Blog – NZ First’s Qanon conspiracy against WHO will make us a global joke

The Daily Blog – NZ First demands ACT hold its Qanon Beer: Wait, we hate Maori elites too!

The Daily Blog – MEDIAWATCH: Robert Reid launches devastating counter strike against Chris Trotter

The Daily Blog – New Poll shows Hard Right Racist Government dramatically slumps


Information Clearing House – The Great Non-Mystery of Populism

The Guardian – There is a mega-bomb waiting to explode in the Middle East. Biden must not light the fuse by attacking Iran

HAARETZ – New Low: The Israelis Advocating to Starve the People of Gaza

The Washington Post – Deadly attack on U.S. troops highlights an open-ended military mission

Jacobin – Defunding UNRWA Is Collective Punishment

Caitlin Johnstone – Everything Israel Wants To Destroy Is Hamas

Crikey – Scott Morrison joins growing list of politicians profiting from AUKUS


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