Fait Accompli wrote:Second, it's a symbol of a vile, murderous regime. So there's that, too.
The swastika was a worldwide ancient symbol of the sun
It was used to denote "WHICH " Sun was meant.
The one that came up in the east, had the crosslegs pointing to the right.
The one that came up in the WEST pointed to the left.
We now know that it was one and the same sun, only the earth had tumbled (as it has many times in its existance) and having "flipped" upside down, it just looked for ancient people that the sun came from a different direction; after the surface calamities had died down, by such an upheaval. During the 'upheavals it was not visible at all, because of the air contamination with dusts etc, that would circle the arth for years. (one of them took place in the exodus.
Mayan, Egyptian, Chinese, and Nordic, as well as oceaniac "word of muth history sources mentions several of these.
When the earth was thrown out of its course by the close passing of another celectial body, like a comet, or the comet (turning planet VENUS) or "the already a planet MARS, the calendars had to be changed, changed, and "directions of the quarters had to be determined anew.
For a shortened version of these events, Read Dr/Dr/Dr/Dr/Immanual Velikovski's "Worlds in Colission".
So whoever "used" or appropriated this symbol, did not make it bad. Only the use of it was bad.
We went through this before on this forum, buti think it would be good to understand where some of these "symbols" came from.
At present, if you visit a Japanese cemetary you will find many swastikas on the grave stones. They date often from the time before Uncle adolf.