Memes and Social Engineering: How the OK hand sign became a Symbol of Hate

Since the first few weeks of Sept. 2018, the MSM, online news sites, bloggers, and the twitterverse have been vociferously talking about the newest alt-right symbol for white nationalism.

Video footage from the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearing was dissected. Attorney Zina Bash was accused of flashing a hand sign that is associated with white power and internet trolling. Many people…