11 Chilling Depictions Of Iconic Cartoon Characters In Scenes Of Domestic Violence

The illustrated series “What Kind Of Man Are You?” by artist aleXsandro Palombo uses familiar childhood images to spread awareness about a horrific societal truth. Warning: graphic depictions.

Italian artist aleXsandro Palombo believes that iconic cultural images wield a strong ability to spread important messages.

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A past project, sampled above, reimagined Disney princesses as being physically disabled.

His latest project uses familiar characters to portray the widespread horrors of domestic violence.

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1. Wonder Woman and Superman.

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3. Fred and Wilma Flintstone.

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4. Cinderella and Prince Charming.

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6. Popeye and Olive Oyl.

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7. Peter and Lois Griffin.

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8. Homer and Marge Simpson.

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10. Snow White and Prince Florian.

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“What Kind Of Man Are You?” leaves viewers with the message that domestic violence is a problem so widespread and well-silenced that its victims and perpetrators could be anyone, even families that appear to be normal, women who keep up heroic fronts, and couples that appear to have had a fairytale ending.

See more of aleXsandro Palombo’s works on his website.

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