We have gotten used to seeing ads and commercials that are trying to get us to buy this and that, eat at a certain place, vacation at a particular destination, etc. But this compilation of powerful and shocking advertisements was created by various ad agencies to bring awareness and change for social and environmental causes instead. We think you should pay more attention to ads like these.
Warning: Some of these images are a bit disturbing.
#1. Victims are people just like you and me.
#2. Stop the violence. Don’t drink and drive.
#3. If you smoke, statistically your story will end 15% before it should.
#4. World Wide Fund for nature: Frightening vs. more frightening
#5. Your skin color shouldn’t dictate your future.
#6. Deforestation continues with the turn of a page.
#8. Slower is better.
#9. Save paper, save the planet.
#10. Air pollutions kills 60,000 people a year.
#11. Liking isn’t helping. Be a volunteer. Change a life.
#12. If you don’t pick it up they will.
#13. What we see when you smoke.
#14. Animal Anti-Cruelty League: Stop the abuse.
#15. Don’t talk while driving.
#16. Child Soldiers: It’s not happening here, but it’s happening now.
#17. Censorship tells the wrong story.
#18. The number of car accidents involving children increases during school holidays.
#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. You’re not a sketch, say no to anorexia.
#24. Neglected children are made to feel invisible. Stop abuse now.
#25. Plastic bags kill.
#26. What goes around comes around. Keep the ocean clean.
#27. Tailgating isn’t worth it. Give trucks room.
#28. When you see a tuna, think of a panda.
#29. Sleepiness is stronger than you. Don’t drive sleepy.
#30. See how easy feeding the hungry can be?
#31. Cancer, which is thrown into your lung by yourself.
#32. Deforestation and the air we breathe.
#33. For the homeless every day is a struggle.
#34. Please don’t lose control over your drinking.
#35. Women need to be seen as equal.
#36. Don’t buy exotic animal souveniers.
#37. Buckle up. Stay alive.
#38. Same pet, different owner.
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