Zunar slams ban on Superman Hew’s comic book


Chinese President Xi Jinping with Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad at the bilateral meeting of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum in Beijing on April 25. A Malaysian cartoonist used a similar photo in his book on the BRI. – EPA pic, October 24, 2019.

CARTOONIST Zunar today criticised the Home Ministry’s move to ban former DAP member Superman Hew or Hew Kuan Yau’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) comic book over its allegedly communist propaganda.

Zunar, who faced his share of legal tussles over his satirical cartoons during the tenure of Najib Razak, said parties who find the content defamatory or seditious should file a civil suit and allow the artist to defend himself instead of imposing a total ban.


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