Hexie Farm (蟹农场): Statue of Liberty, Chinese-style

For his latest contribution to the Hexie Farm CDT series, cartoonist Crazy Crab comments on tightening media controls in the wake of a leadership transition in Beijing. The “Statue of Liberty” is depicted as a panda displaying its allegiance to the all-mighty dollar. He holds aloft the flame of freedom while secretly killing free speech.

“The Statue of Liberty with Chinese Characteristics” by Crazy Crab of Hexie Farm for CDT:

Read more about Hexie Farm’s CDT series, including a Q&A with the anonymous cartoonist, and see all cartoons so far in the series.

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