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Wil Ash, Mullumbimby

In response to Dean’s letter re the right to choice in the vaccine matter, he said exactly what I have been thinking but wouldn’t have put it as well as Dean did.

I am amazed at how pro-vaccine The Echo seems to be. A big ad on page 5 urging us all to step up, so we all can be safe.

I also am concerned at how vitriolic the letters to the editor are, insulting all those who feel they have the right to decide if they want to put poison in their bodies or not.

Why is everyone suddenly believing the government, the Big Pharma and all the big powers? Have they actually proven trustworthy? Why is no-one allowed to say anything against the jab that the government tells us to have? When was any government concerned for its citizens?

We all have the right to question what we put in our bodies, our children’s and our grandchildren’s.


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7 COMMENTS

  1. The echo will print just about anything for a few $$$.
    Perfect example is Dan Murphy, right there along the way for the protest and stopping of the physical store but quite willing to take their money for full page ads advertising delivery. Win Win for the echo, lose, lose for the shire.

  2. Your question “Why is no-one allowed to say anything against the jab that the government tells us to have?” doesn’t make any sense in that you have been allowed to say what you want to say – your letter has been published. Who’s stopped you? I think your real question is “Why doesn’t everybody agree with my assertions?”
    You don’t get off to a great start with “… all those who feel they have the right to decide if they want to put poison in their bodies or not”. You have every right to question question what we put in our bodies – but you really need to not just dismiss any answers as lies that don’t agree with the conclusion you made before you asked any questions.

  3. “Experts” also said smoking was ok and still say that RoundUp is ok to use in Australia. Despite plenty of international evidence to the contrary.

    Science evolves. Viruses evolve. The experimental jabs are not keeping up with the variants.

    Take a few minutes to listen to an alternative view, from a very qualified cardiologist (oh he’s not a virologist, what would he know I hear you say… myocarditis is a proven, very serious side-effect of the jab).

    An do your very best to maintain civil debate on the subject matter, not the platform or the individual’s in-law who may have went to school with someone you don’t like. Ridicule doesn’t help.

  4. Quite so Luke.
    People may have the right to choose what they put or don’t put into their bodies, BUT they also have the responsibility to not harm others. You may call it government rules or big-pharma bias but in reality it’s common sense. Not being vaccinated = risk of passing the virus onto others + not being immune oneself & therefore at risk of contracting the virus. When it comes to competing rights if it’s about safety then the “common good’ will prevail over an individual. And actually there’s is nit right ti harm others!

  5. Why?
    How about because Covid is real?
    & Because people are dying.
    & Because Long Covid is also real.
    & Becasue our health system will not cope much better than everywhere else in the world when the numbers flood the hospitals.
    & Because lock downs will continue until all our favourite little shops & small businesses close permanently, you now the ones we try to support instead of the big dozen global chains?

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