Aussie broadcaster Alan Jones claims victimhood after Ardern insult causes internet backlash

Australian broadcaster Alan Jones is claiming he is the victim of a vicious social media campaign to bring him down.

It comes in the wake of his comments about Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. He said her Australian counterpark Scott Morrison should "shove a sock down her throat" after she said "Australia has to answer to the Pacific" on climate change during the Pacific Islands Forum in Tuvalu.

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Sydney broadcaster Alan Jones has copped criticism from PM Scott Morrison over the statement. Source: 1 NEWS

It's also been revealed Mr Jones said Mr Morrison should "get tough" with Ms Ardern "with a few backhanders".

But he's since apologised and said he doesn't have a problem with women.

Several advertisers have since pulled their sponsorship from his radioshow, but Mr Jones said he doesn't care.