It’s strange enough that the Nazis accepted what was essentially the eastern four-leaf clover for her genocide party, but for a while it was really just her party. Hitler was obsessed In fact, the swastika went so far as to protect it fundamentally by copyright so that non-government-approved companies could not benefit from the symbol it had stolen fairly and honestly. That is why it is great that we are free today to do so with the terribly terrible hate symbol:
Even so, he did not dare to bring it to the level of the national flag. Strictly speaking, it was the NSDAP flag to fly next to it German imperial flag. Until some mean old protesters ruined their fancy boat party.
In 1935 a “Top Hat and Tail Gala” was held at the SS Bremen, a German luxury liner that moored at a New York pier when attacked by a group of merchant ships named as Bremen sixwho tore down the swastika flag. The Nazis had a cow, the boys were arrested, but they were acquitted of unlawful gathering and assault by a judge who called the swastika “the black flag of piracy”.