That's what happens when you can't vote, you don't have democracy. Govt makes decisions on your behalf, thinking about their interests first. China... Dictatorship by committee, communist only in name.
Great for filters! I have to say it's a bottleneck but seen worse. the cars accumulating in around 40 rows and 60-70 deep were exiting at a rate that seemed that you would be stuck in that mire for 1-2 hours tops.
Reminds me of Cortázar's "Southern Highway" (found a copy here The Southern Highway Julio CortÃ¡zar | Pegamequemegusta )