After seeing the call for this poster design. I decided to check out the problems of the death penalty. The research and reading really moved me and gave me further motivation to make this poster. I wanted to do a simple typographic design to really hammer home the point.This poster belong to
Death is not justice
Our 2010 project asked for the universal abolition of the death penalty.
For us it’s simple. The death penalty is a violation of human rights. Article 5 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states: “No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.” How does that fit with beheading, stoning, hanging, lethally injecting or shooting someone?