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Byron Shire
May 20, 2022

About that insert last week…

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Regarding the eight page pamphlet inserted into last week’s newspaper by advertiser Tom Barnett; it was not produced by The Echo.

We regret not noticing it was anonymous, and our role in unwittingly distributing unreliable information.

Echo readers have pointed out that if you read enough of the websites cited in the pamphlet, you’ll start wearing tinfoil hats.

It is untruthful, for example, to propose anthropogenic (human induced) climate change doesn’t exist. At The Echo, we embrace the colourful kaleidoscope of ideas from this wonderful community, yet put every effort into only publishing accurate and correct information.


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