Badiucao (巴丢草): Toxic Water

In his latest cartoon, illustrates the water crisis in , where authorities have warned citizens against drinking tap water after elevated levels of benzene were found in the water supply. In Badiucao’s rendering, a water faucet is the head of a rattlesnake, whose shadow reflects the name Lanzhou:

Toxic Water, by Badiucao for CDT:


Read also a CDT Q&A with Badiucao in which he discusses his artistic and personal influences. All Badiucao cartoons for CDT are available here.

April 14, 2014, 12:22 PM
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