The TDB Daily 15th 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.

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Against the Current – Sean Plunkett and the Platform: Faux Resistance  

No Right Turn – A rejection of the rule of law

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The Kākā by Bernard Hickey – Tax cuts paid for by up to 13k more kids in poverty

Newsroom – The investment fund aiming to fix the housing crisis

Waatea News – Manaaki ki te taiao says Green MP Tana

RNZ – Australia pressuring New Zealand to upgrade Defence Force – NZDF chief

Otaihanga Second Opinion – Integrating healthcare through polyclinics – a way forward?

Chris Lynch – Christchurch Newsroom – “Very challenging conditions, world class response” Adventure Park infrastructure closed until further notice

The Daily Blog – Why would we trust NZ cops using tasers without cameras?

The Daily Blog – New hard right racist climate denying Government about to allow foreign landlords to exploit domestic renters

The Daily Blog – The Left needs to step up for First Time Home buyers, public climate insurance, Farmers and Growers

The Daily Blog – The disconnect between Trains that don’t work, roading gridlock and Government policy

The Daily Blog – John Minto – Appeal for New Zealand to join South Africa’s urgent appeal to International court of Justice to stop Israeli attacks on Rafah



Crikey – ‘The Defence Force is too woke in 2024’: Military recruitment and the new culture war

Jacobin – Socialism Is Love

The Washington Post – Officials sound alarm about new Russian ‘space threat’

Haaretz – Who Should Lead the Palestinians After the Gaza War, and How?

The Guardian – A message to Joe Biden: a Palestinian state must be based on these three pillars


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