Sergio Olivotti


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"lex talionis" is the origin of a bad way of thinking that creates escalation of hate. As once Gandhi said: "An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind."
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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?


an eye for an eye


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