Where Did the Peace Sign Come From?

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Where Did the Peace Sign Come From?

Occasionally, maligned asِ anِ anti-Christian symbol (an upside-down broken “Nero-cross”), a satanic character, orِ evenِ a Nazi emblem, theِ iconic peace sign isِ apparently notِ so innocent toِ everyone.
Thankfully, theِ symbol hasِ a clear history, andِ its origin isِ not soِ controversial.
The modern peace sign wasِ designed byِ Gerald Holtom forِ the British Campaign forِ Nuclear Disarmament inِ 1958.