Alan Jones has seen his Brisbane audience plummet in the fallout over his comments about New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.
Jones had told his audience on 4BC that Prime Minister Scott Morrison should “shove a sock down”Ms Ardern’s throat over her stance on climate change.
The comments saw advertisers abandon the 78 year old broadcaster in droves.
FREEDOM OF SPEECH . We hear people discussing the urgency to protect freedom of speech that is being taken from us, so we have all agreed to black-ban every business that interferes with our right to freedom of speech that our soldiers fought and died for — Lest We Forget. They showed opposition to freedom of speech by withdrawing advertising from the Alan Jones radio program and contempt for our democratic right to express differing opinions — we exercise our democratic right to shop elsewhere. We are members of many Clubs, community organisations with a huge regular contact of ‘friends’ across Australia, we will continue to encourage others to join in our support for freedom of speech. Keep out of our lives or we keep out of your shops and ban your products and services. . We, family, friends and thinking people of Australia do not need you — you need us, just remember whose money and patronage you need — show some respect for the lives of our fallen soldiers who fought and died for this freedom you arrogantly interfere with.
Withdrawn from Alan Jones 2GB . The following companies have committed in writing to withdraw advertising from Alan Jones 2GB. .
Can you imagine our companies here being so “woke?” Well I can and it’s surprising that we haven’t seen a backlash against Mike Hosking and his morning talk show. Every time he interviews Cindy its always the same. “Um-ah-um-um-um-ah…………………….