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Children's charity stops using typeface designed by pedophile

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In ditching a 1928 font which features on its logo the organization has followed the BBC
The prominent charity Save the Children has announced that it would ditch its corporate Gill Sans typeface as it had been designed by a pedophile artist Eric Gill.
Gill was one of the most celebrated British artists, sculptors, and designers of the first half of 20th century, was an Associate of the Royal Academy of Arts, and named as a Royal Designer for Industry. He designed several war memorials and sculptures for some of the iconic buildings across the UK and also created, in 1928, one of the most...
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