The PressPatron Post
Great Kiwi journalism, delivered weekly
-- Issue Eight: 04 November 2019 --
Welcome to the latest edition of The PressPatron Post! Each week we share impactful stories from across our community of New Zealand media sites.
In this week's edition: creating a more welcoming Aotearoa, a 'health check' of New Zealand media, IHC celebrates 70 years of advocacy, proposals for welfare reform, the dangers of unimmunised hospital staff, and more.
Below you will find some of the best investigations, analysis and opinion pieces that have resonated with local supporters of independent media. Let me know if you have any suggestions or feedback about our newsletter.
Alex Clark (Founder/ CEO)
PS: Within our last edition, we asked which day of the week you prefer for our newsletter. So far, Monday is the winner! If you haven't voted yet, click here.
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Welfare back in the spotlight
Although our next election is more than a year away, a heated debate on welfare has already begun. Noted, Newsroom and Interest each share their perspective on National's recent proposals for tougher treatment of people on benefits.
PressPatron in the UK
The New European is part of our global PressPatron community. Their team of writers shares unique insights into Brexit. We hope you enjoy their piece below.