This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Red star.
The five-pointed red star is a symbol of communism as well as broader socialism in general. It is sometimes understood to represent the five fingers of the worker's hand, which run the five continents; or it is understood to symbolize the five entities "classes" of socialist society: workers, farmers, intellectuals, soldiers, and youth.
Symmetric, Open shape, Monochrome, Contains straight lines, Has no crossing lines.
Category: Political Symbols.
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