A symbol of Good Changed to Evil
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History of the Swastika
"The History of the Swastika." United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 18 Aug. 2012. Web. 28 Jan. 2016. <http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/mobile/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007453>.
"Nazi Swastika Stock Photos." Gettyimages, 2014. Web. 27 Jan. 2016. <http://www.gettyimages.com/photos/nazi-swastika?sort=mostpopular&excludenudity=true&mediatype=photography&phrase=nazi%20swastika>.
2. The Nazi sign was originally created and deigned by Friedrich Krohn.
3.The swastika was a sign of good fortune till Hitler changed its meaning forever.
4. There is a town in Oklahoma named after the swastika.
5. During World War 1, the Swastika symbol was used on the shoulder pads of American 45th division.
6. Native Americans have used the Swastika symbol for many years back.
Ivan. "Facts About The Swastika; A Symbol Of Good Luck And Prosperity." Ancient Code, 09 Feb. 2015. Web. 28 Jan. 2016. <http://www.ancient-code.com/facts-about-the-swastika-a-symbol-of-good-luck-and-prosperity/>.
"Swastika." Encyclopedia of Occultism and Parapsychology. 2007.Encyclopedia.com. 28 Jan. 2016
Tonge, Neil. The Holocaust. New York: Rosen Pub., 2009. Print.
More about the Swastika
During the times that the symbol was a good thing, it was used as a coke cola sign, and boy and girl scouts used it to title their magazines. It was used in religious and for good luck too. The man named Friedrich Krohn created this symbol many years ago during the BC times. It was originated in Aryavarta, or present day India. This symbol goes back for more than 50,000 years, and has been used a numerous amount of times. In many museums the swastika is present representing the Nazi party, and how it effected our world. The swastika has so many different meanings but the most common one is the German party.
"How the World Loved the Swastika - until Hitler Stole It - BBC News." BBC News, Web. 04 Feb. 2016. <http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-29644591>.
BBC The Story of the Swastika. Youtube. TheFirebeef, 6 Nov. 2013. Web. 27 Jan. 2016. <youtube>.