The billionaire’s radio segments implying that vaccinations are more dangerous than COVID-19 itself are horribly misleading, and the last thing Australia needs.
Australia’s medical regulator has slammed Clive Palmer and a radio network of more than 50 stations for running anti-vaccination radio advertisements over the weekend — but is unable to do anything about it.
On Tuesday, the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) put out a statement in response to questions from Crikey saying that misinformation about vaccines, such as Palmer’s advertisement run on Grant Broadcasters radio network, pose an “unacceptable threat to the health of Australians”.
Over the weekend, radio audiences in Queensland heard an ominous sounding advertisement paid for by the Australian billionaire.
Want to know more about Clive Palmer’s anti-vax ads?
Already a subscriber? Log in to keep reading.
Or, register your email address for a FREE 21-day trial.