The ‘Peace Symbol’ is perhaps the world’s most recognizable design and representation ever to be thought up. What started out as the emblem of the British anti-nuclear movement soon became an international sign for tranquility most highly associated with the anti-war movement. The BBC have put together a fascinating article following the history of the ‘Peace Symbol’ and how the meaning has evolved.
"World’s best-known protest symbol turns 50"
March 21st 2008