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Even more recently, researchers have documented QAnon accounts pushing false claims that members of antifa, a loosely organized, far-left political faction, had started wildfires in the Pacific Northwest.AS QANON GREW, FACEBOOK AND TWITTER MISSED YEARS OF WARNING SIGNS ABOUT THE CONSPIRACY THEORY’S VIOLENT NATURECRAIG TIMBERG, ELIZABETH DWOSKINOCTOBER 1, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In 1998, he bolted from the faction of Keizo Obuchi, a party bigwig who later became prime minister, to support a rival Suga believed more capable.HOW THE SON OF STRAWBERRY PICKERS BECAME JAPAN’S MOST LIKELY CHOICE FOR NEXT PRIME MINISTERCLAYCHANDLERSEPTEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
That left the selection of prime minister in the hands of the small coterie of senior power brokers who control the party’s largest factions.HOW THE SON OF STRAWBERRY PICKERS BECAME JAPAN’S MOST LIKELY CHOICE FOR NEXT PRIME MINISTERCLAYCHANDLERSEPTEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
Ishiba, thought by many to be the front-runner, is popular among the party’s rank and file, though less so among senior faction leaders.THE LEGACY SHINZO ABE, JAPAN’S LONGEST-SERVING PRIME MINISTER, WILL LEAVE AFTER RESIGNINGCLAYCHANDLERAUGUST 28, 2020FORTUNE
A total of five states24 will hold their down-ballot primaries or runoffs today, in which the fight between the radical wings and more moderate factions will continue for both parties.WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TODAY’S ELECTIONS IN MINNESOTA AND GEORGIAGEOFFREY SKELLEY (GEOFFREY.SKELLEY@ABC.COM)AUGUST 11, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
One of these persons tried to enlist Prior in Portland's faction, but with very little success.THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
Ignorance and party faction, and a variety of such other unworthy components, entered largely into them.THE ENGLISH CHURCH IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURYCHARLES J. ABBEY AND JOHN H. OVERTON
But even in those words the malevolence of faction sought and found matter for a quarrel.THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
The fires of the Puritan faction had smouldered out; those of the Jacobite frenzy had hardly had time to rekindle.A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
Many of the popular faction fled to France; others took refuge among the Ardennes; some were executed.BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND

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