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Ojasvi Mohanty

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Inspired by the classic game of Hangman, this poster depicts a man in the gallows who can be let off by just filling in the remaining blanks to form a word. The word here is 'Pardon', intentionally used to invoke conventional courtroom parlance.And the missing letters 'D' and 'O' together form a 'call for action'.
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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?

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