These 40 ads from around the world are shocking, effective, and shockingly effective. Kudos to the designers of these ads for using public space and everyday images to change the way we think about issues that too often go unnoticed. Animal cruelty, human trafficking, and drinking and driving are just a few of the issues confronted head on here. Makes you think twice, doesn’t it?
1.) Torture victims are just like you and me.
2.) Stop the violence, don’t drink and drive.
3.) If you smoke, your story will end before it should.
4.) WWF – what’s more horrifying?
5.) The color of your skin shouldn’t dictate your future.
6.) Deforestation continues with the turn of a page.
7.) Spread un-hate.
8.) Slower is better.
9.) Save paper, save the planet.
10.) Air pollution kills 60,000 people a year.
11.) “Liking” isn’t helping. Be a volunteer.
12.) Bird conservation – if you don’t pick it up, they will.
13.) What we see when you smoke.
14.) Animal anti-cruelty league – that’s not a soccer ball.
15.) Don’t talk while she drives.
16.) Child soldiers – it’s not happening here, but it̵strong>
17.) Censorship tells the wrong story.
18.) Don’t drive distracted.
19.) Every 60 seconds a species dies out.
20.) Where’s the pedophile?
21.) Sexual predators can hide in your child’s smartphone.
22.) Smoking causes premature aging.
23.) Say “no” to anorexia.
24.) Neglected children feel invisible.
25.) Plastic bags kill.
26.) What goes around, comes around.
27.) Give trucks room.
28.) Instead of tuna, see pandas.
29.) Don’t drive sleepy.
30.) Feeding the hungry can be easy.
31.) You’re causing cancer by yourself.
32.) Deforestation changes the air we breathe.
33.) Every day is a struggle for the homeless.
34.) Don’t lose control of your drinking.
35.) Each child is holding something illegal. Guess which one.
36.) The breast cancer awareness bra.
37.) What goes around, comes around. Stop the violence.
38.) Women should…
39.) Don’t buy exotic animal souvenirs.
40.) Same animal. Different owner.
41.) Buckle up. Stay alive.
(H/T Bored Panda)
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