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# qanon

Last year
# US
Suspect in assault at Nancy Pelosi home had shared conspiracy theories online
The man denied the results of the 2020 election and defended former president Donald Trump
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# adrenochrome
Adrenochrome: why was a QAnon conspiracy drug name-checked at Dublin's anti-lockdown protest?
A false claim involving the chemical, RTÉ and dead infants was made at Saturday’s protest.
# qanon
US Republican who spread conspiracy theories thrown off congress committees
Nearly all Republicans voted against the move but none defended Greene’s lengthy history of outrageous social media posts.
# qanon
Republicans say they will stand by congresswoman who supported bizarre conspiracy theories
There have been calls for Marjorie Taylor Greene to be punished for her online embrace of racist views and bizarre conspiracy theories.
# marjorie taylor greene
Radical US Republican under fire over social media posts signalling support for execution of Democrats
Marjorie Taylor Greene also posted a video of herself confronting a school shooting survivor, calling him a “coward”.
# qanon
Swiss tech sleuths claim two people at the origin QAnon conspiracy
A Swiss startup said it had used its algorithm-based software, developed to detect plagiarism, to help crack QAnon.
# jacob chansley
Prosecutors believe US rioters sought to 'capture and assassinate' lawmakers at Capitol
The filing gives further insight into the FBI probe on the day of chaos at the center of American democracy.
# Donald Trump
Twitter suspends 70,000 accounts linked to QAnon conspiracy
The social network began suspending accounts last Friday.
# qanon
QAnon-supporting Republican wins US House of Representatives seat
A transgender person has also been elected to the US Senate for the first time.
# Conspiracy Theory
QAnon: What is this conspiracy and why has Facebook banned it?
More time on the Internet due to the pandemic, coupled with Facebook’s recommendation algorithms, has added fuel to the QAnon fire.
# Misinformation
Facebook bans all accounts linked to conspiracy group QAnon
Campaigners described the move as a “much-needed, if belated, step” from Facebook.
# baseless theory
'People that love our country': Trump praises the supporters of conspiracy theory QAnon
The baseless theory suggests the US President is saving the nation from a satanic cult of child sex traffickers.