Wow, must be a slow news day. There are swastikas all over the place anyway. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael UK
    • 20.08.10 | 13:33 (IDT)

    The swastika was, of course, originally a sun wheel and to some extent just a pretty, geometric pattern, before it became a temporary symbol of Nazi slaughter. You'll find swastikas on Roman temples, medieval cathedrals, buildings from the 19th century etc. Maybe it's time for the world to reclaim the swastika from the Third Reich and this might be a good place to start. After all, you can hardly claim that today's US Navy is in any sense Nazi, so its use of the building helps de-Nazify the swastika.

    from the article: Focus U.S.A. / The ongoing saga of the U.S. Navy swastika building
    First published 10:34 20.08.10 | Last updated 10:34 20.08.10
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