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The Nationalist Movement
Symbol Type

Racist/Extremist Group

Symbol Description

Crosstar

Also Known As

Hungarian Arrow-Cross; Victory Flag; Battle Flag

Traditional Use/Origins

This symbol originated in Hungary in the 1930s as the symbol of the leading Hungarian fascist political party, the Arrow Cross party, led by Ferenc Szalasi. The Arrow Cross party lasted until the end of World War II in 1945. Subsequently, the symbol came to be used by other racist and anti-Semitic groups.

Hate Group/Extremist Organization

The Nationalist Movement

Extremist Meaning or Representation

See Below

Background/History

The Crosstar, in red, white and blue, is the official symbol of this white supremacist, anti-immigrant, anti-gay organization. The group operates out of Mississippi and its current "first officer" of record is Richard Barrett.



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