60 POERFUL ADS THAT WILL GET YOU TO THINK

I scoured the internet, filtered the not-so-great ones and came up with this list of 60 hard-hitting ads that deal with social, environmental, health and other issues. From ad school assignments to Cannes-winners, these powerful visuals do more than just spread the message. Check 'em out.

1. Before it’s too late

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2. Certain things hang on forever

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3. Plastic bags kill

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4. Ignore us, ignore human rights

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5. Stop the violence, don’t drink and drive

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6. It’s not happening here, but it is happening now

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7. If you don’t pick it up, they will

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8. See how easy feeding the hungry can be?

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9. Guess which one?

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10. The back seat’s no safer, belt up

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11. Every 60 seconds a species dies out

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12. Schizophrenia can be treated. Seek help.

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13. Slower is better

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14. Nobody’s immune to breast cancer


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Not even superheroines

15. If dying for your faith makes you a martyr…

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16. He has his mother’s eyes

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17. Tailgating isn’t worth it

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18. For some, it’s Mt.Everest

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19. 1988 –

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20. On the internet, somethings are not what they seem

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21. Women need to be seen as equal

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22. Give a hand to wildlife

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23. Help before it’s too late

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24. Thousands of people owe their lives to organ donors

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25. Sexual predators can hide in your child’s smartphone

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26. One click could change your life. Belt up.

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27. Save paper. Save the planet.

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28. If you don’t feed them, who will?

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29. You are not a sketch, say no to anorexia

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30. Now you see it, now you don’t

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31. Victims are people just like you and me

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32. Don’t cut a dream

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33. Censorship tells the wrong story

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34. It should’t  be this dangerous. Stop for flashing red lights.

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35. Sleepiness is stronger than you

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36. I’ll be there in a while, wheelchair

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37. What goes around, comes around. Keep the sea clean.

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38. The longer a child with autism goes without help, the harder they are to reach

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39. If you smoke, statistically your story will end 15% before it should

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40. Animals are not clowns

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41. What goes around, comes around

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42. Bullets leave bigger holes than you think

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43. Be patient with people who stutter

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44. The earth is heating up

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45. Signs are there for a reason


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This Buick campaign featured real people who’d been injured by reckless drivers.
They stood in the street and held up the exact signs those drivers had ignored.

46. The tsunami killed 100 times more people than 9/11

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47. Air pollution kills 60,000 people a year

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48. Hunger kills 2.5 million children every year

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49. Don’t buy exotic animal souvenirs

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50. Workers are not tools

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51. Don’t talk while he drives

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52. Think of both sides

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53. Stop the (animal) abuse

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54. Neglected children are made to feel invisible

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55. Your skin color shouldn’t dictate your future

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56. Same dog, different owner

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57. Prevent breast cancer. Do the self examination.

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58. Liking isn’t helping

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59. For the homeless, everyday is a struggle

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60. Smoking causes premature ageing

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Images via Bored Panda and Digital Synopsis.

Felix Obinna

Creative Visual + UI Designer • Awesome Dude. Curator/Writer at cgminds .