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Partisan

Describing any measure or policy that draws support from only one political party. For example, in the United States, a bill drawing support only from Democrats or only from Republicans may be said to be partisan. The term can also be used to describe to the act of rigidly supporting only the interests of one's own party.
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The ten to twelve years of Vida's life before her conversion are summed up in an allusion to Dante's Inferno through which she signals to Beatrice/Jean the stakes of her militant suffragism and philanthropic work for homeless women: like the Vigliacchi she had wandered "homeless on the skirts of limbo, among the abortions and off-scourings of Creation," a wretch "`who never live'" having "never felt the pangs of partizanship" (125).
Reviewers for the Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News and the Times constituted Vida's "pangs of partizanship" as "man-hating." Reading Vida as an extension of her female author's personality, H.
Bulgaria's "National Democratic Governance" index in the Freedom House "Nations in Transition" study has declined due to "exacerbated partizanship and questionable moves on the part of key actors".