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A peace sign tattoo is a tattoo featuring a circle with an inverted “Y" inside it, which is a universally recognized symbol advocating peace on earth. The symbol first appeared during the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament... More »

The peace sign originated when British anti-nuclear activists wanted to create a visual image for their movement. They chose to use symbols from the flag signaling alphabet, which were then incorporated into a circle rep... More »

A white dove, an olive branch, a rainbow colored flag, the "V' hand shape and the nuclear disarmament symbol (a circle containing one long and two shorter lines inside) are all recognized as peace signs. The circular pea... More »

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