Political Symbols

This page lists all the various symbols in the Political Symbols category.

Political symbolism is symbolism that is used to represent a political standpoint. The symbolism can occur in various media including banners, acronyms, pictures, flags, mottos, and countless more. For example, Red flags have traditionally been flown by socialists, left-wing radicals, and communist groups to represent the "blood of the workers". Black flags have traditionally been flown by anarchism, and left-wing radicals to represent the absence of all oppressive structures. A combination of the two colors in a black flag represents social anarchism, such as anarchist communism and anarcho syndicalism.

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Tartan of the Aberdeen City Council

When one thinks of Scotland, many iconic images come to mind; rolling green hills, ancient castles, and Nessie swimming in her loch.

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Telangana Rashtra Samithi Symbol - Car

Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) is a regional separatist political party in the Southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

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Telugu Desam Party Symbol - Bicycle

Telugu Desam Party (Telugu: తెలుగు దే

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The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) - Elephant

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) (Hindi: बहुजन समाज पार्टी) is a centrist national political party in India with socialist leanings.

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The Communist Party USA Symbol

This is the Logo of the Communist Party USA.

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The Democratic Party Logo

In September, 2010, the Democratic Party unveiled its new logo, which featured a blue D inside a blue circle. It was the party's first official logo, as the donkey logo had only been semi-official.

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The Democratic Party Symbol

The most common mascot symbol for the party has been jackass or the donkey.

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The Libertarian Party Symbol

The Statue of Liberty is the official symbol of the Libertarian Party, but the porcupine is used to represent libertarianism because it is a defensive animal that doesn't harm anyone who leaves it alone. For this reason, many libertarian groups and publications, including the Free State Project, use the porcupine for a mascot.

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The Republican Party Logo

The current GOP logo, incorporating the Republican elephant.

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The Republican Party Symbol

The traditional mascot of the party is the elephant.

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The Stasi Seal

The Ministry for State Security (German: Ministerium für Staatssicherheit, MfS), commonly known as the Stasi (abbreviation German: Staatssicherheit, literally State Security), was the official state security service of the German Democratic Republic or GDR, colloquially known as East Germany.

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The UK Labour Party Symbol

This is the UK Labour Party Logo under Kinnock, Smith and Blair's leaderships

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The Victor Sybmol

The victor symbol (Spanish: víctor or vítor) is an emblem that is painted on the walls of some Spanish and Latin American universities to commemorate students who have received the degree of doctorate.

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Theosophical Society

The Theosophical Society is an organization formed in 1875 to advance theosophy. The original organization, after splits and realignments, currently has several successors.

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