54 Vintage Pictures That You Probably Haven’t Seen Before

2. Brave man refuses to do the Nazi Salute

Source: rarehistoricalphotos.com

Nowadays, protesting against the government, at least in developed nations in the West, is seen as a way of exercising basic human rights. However, back in the day, doing so could have landed you in jail or much, much worse. This picture shoes a lone man among a sea of Nazi supporters not giving the Sieg Heil Salute. Here’s a piece of trivia for you: back in the day, this way of saluting (Bellamy salute) was used in the US to honor the flag. When it was adopted by the Nazis, the US quickly gave it up.

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