Definition: A state of tranquillity or quiet; freedom from civil disturbance.
The current trend #FOREHEADPEACESIGN in the hearing world is interpreted as #IAMSTUPID in ASL. The ASL/Deaf world sees this somehow as an ironical backfire for using cultural appropriation of our language.
Cartoon used with permission.
This cartoon, though not directly related to #FOREHEADPEACESIGN, succinctly expresses Deaf humor as a form of nonviolent resistance to oppression.
Colloquial usage; difficult to describe meanings in different contexts.
ASL written for PEACE or PEACEFUL. Contributed by Jolanta Lapiak, July 2015.
Variation. Contributed by Adrean Clark, January 2017.