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Remezcla: Meet the Cuban-American Illustrator Who Blew Up the Internet With His Controversial Magazine Cover

February 17, 2017 | Alumni

Set against a stark white background, an image of Donald Trump rendered in simple geometric shapes and bold primary colors displays the decapitated head of the Statue of Liberty. His mouth curled into a feverish cry, the cartoon Trump brandishes an imposing knife as streams of blood pour from the statue’s disembodied head and onto the ground below. Across the lower left, in a clean serif typeface, the cover’s only text reads simply: America First.

Meet the Cuban-American Illustrator Who Blew Up the Internet With His Controversial Magazine Cover