The TDB Daily 27th 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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RNZ – Bill disestablishing Māori Health Authority to go through Parliament under urgency today

Waatea News – Faʻanānā Efeso Collins – a humble man for all the people

Newsroom – Luxon uses Reagan’s playbook in blaming welfare recipients

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The Kākā by Bernard Hickey – The day our infrastructure deficits came home to roost

No Right Turn – More dishonesty from Costello

The Knightly Views – John Campbell the wrong target in reporter opinion controversy

Bryan Bruce – While tuition in our public schools is free, parents are never-the-less faced with a lot of school related expenses, some of which, such as clothes and stationery, can’t be avoided. 

The Daily Blog – Umm where does the Nashy get off pretending he has the moral high ground on Gangs?

The Daily Blog – Justice Minister says he doesn’t care about human rights criticism of gang patch ban – NOW bring up Mark Mitchell’s mercenary past!

The Daily Blog – How the Wellington Self-serving Public Service is a threat to the Political Left and why Grant leaving could be so important

The Daily Blog – Paula Bennett would be the worst Mayor Auckland ever had

The Daily Blog – Our latest bombing of the Houthis and if we gave Ukraine $26million, shouldn’t we give the same amount to the Palestinians???

The Daily Blog – ACT’s patch hypocrisy + National’s wardrobe policing + NZ First’s terrorism insanity = our new counter productive gang policy



The Guardian – Macron refuses to rule out putting troops on ground in Ukraine in call to galvanise Europe

Haaretz – Israel-Hamas War Day 143 | Biden Sets March 4 Target for Gaza Truce; Mossad Chief: Delaying North Gaza Aid Will Jeopardize Hostage Deal

The Washington Post – Hamas leader hiding in Gaza, but killing him risks hostages, officials say

Jacobin – Aaron Bushnell Refused to Be Silent on the Horrors in Gaza

Caitlin Johnstone – Aaron Bushnell Burned Himself Alive To Make You Turn Your Eyes To Gaza

Crikey – Scott Morrison maintains his God delusion to the last

Information Clearing House – Why Would Anyone Kill Themselves to Stop a War?

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