"Mapping Justice: An Indian Roadmap"

Illustration by Vishavjit Singh; the image is a political cartoon entitled “Mapping Justice: An Indian Roadtrip.” The “map” starts in 1984 with “Kill, burn alive and rape thousands of innocent Sikhs” and ends in 2003 with “19 years is not enough to convict a single guilty person.” The “rest areas” are captioned as “Government appointed commissions to make recommendations with no judicial powers.” This image refers to the mass killing of Sikhs in Delhi in 1984.

Source: 1984: Breaking the Silence
Creator: Vishavjit Singh

Collection: Sikh Coalition "Connecting with 1984" Project
Item History: 2017-01-09 (created); 2023-02-14 (modified)

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