You're not going to launch into one of your anti-crabitalist rants are you? No politics!
Yeah unfortunately it's a joke cover, I just love it!
Anenome of the state?
The guy on the top right is a bit reminiscent of 1960s Robin.By odd turns, the Crabitalism cover above led me to John Brunner's The Atlantic Abomination. Here's the original cover, from the Ace Double (1960). Ed Emshwiller did the Brunner cover, while Ed Valigursky drew the cover for The Martian Missile:
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Eddie Jones did the cover for the 1973 Terra Astra translation, I'm not sure who did the somewhat blah Ace cover from 1976, and Oscar Chichoni did the Classici Urania cover from 1990:
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My god it really is real. What the hell is going on up there in Canada!?