The TDB Daily 6th February 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.



Bryan Bruce – I don’t really understand why Winston Peter’s wants to have English as the lead language for government departments.

Kigntlyviews – Must we start the day with a fit of the giggles?

Gordon Campbell on tomorrow, and the spirit of Moana Jackson

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The Kākā by Bernard Hickey – This Government has an inflation problem too

Newsroom – All voices welcomed by Luxon, but did he hear them?

Waatea News – Performance art in Waitangi welcome

RNZ – Waitangi 2024: Thousands stand in unity to challenge government on Treaty principles

Otaihanga Second Opinion – Unsafe hospital staffing and enthusiasm; struggle and consciousness

Chris Lynch Christchurch’s Newsroom – Large fire in Kirwee contained, but Fire and Emergency issue warning

The Daily Blog – Waitangi 2024 – What did Nanaia sign us up to here and does this mean what I think it means? Has NZ allowed British Crown to walk away from its obligations?

The Daily Blog – Tim Selwyn – Waitangi speeches, Treaty principles and where is Britain when you need her?

The Daily Blog – Chris Luxon and his Amazing Technicolor dream skin-suit

The Daily Blog – MEDIAWATCH: Jarrod Gilbert highlights all that is wrong in NZ Politics and Police

The Daily Blog – 19th Century white settler privilege has been smacked down at Waitangi 2024


Crikey – Calls for further ‘Gas the Jews’ investigation as group behind footage mocks police finding

Caitlin Johnstone – CNN’s CEO Is Making Staff Churn Out Israel Propaganda

Jacobin – Nikki Haley Was Never a Moderate

The Washington Post – Historic rains pour over Southern California; half a million without power

Haaretz – Is the U.S. Finally Calling Iran’s Bluff With Strikes on Tehran-backed Militias?

The Guardian – Does Starmer care that his Gaza stance is angering and repelling Muslim voters? I see no sign that he does


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