Major brands revealed to be advertising on Covid conspiracy websites

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tue, 21 Sep 2021, 8:44AM
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Major brands revealed to be advertising on Covid conspiracy websites

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tue, 21 Sep 2021, 8:44AM

Out in the big space that is the internet there is a lot of misinformation when it comes to Covid-19. 

But an investigation has revealed dozens of the world's biggest brands including Amazon, Nike, Ted Barker and ASOS have been advertising on websites that spread Covid-19 misinformation and conspiracy theories. 

The ads are helping fund these websites that include claims powerful people engineered the pandemic, and that vaccines have caused thousands of deaths. 

Investigative journalist Jasper Jackson joined Kate Hawkesby. 

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