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    Anti-Diversity Protest Shakes Up Hugo Awards

    There’s room for everyone in space. The prestigious awards for science fiction and fantasy proved an epic battle this weekend: On one side were Gamergate-linked insurgents, vowing to block increased recognition of women and minorities, though it’s defended by Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin and fans who’ve dominated recent years’ voting. The results were messy: No awards in five categories where the nominees were all white men. “There’s room for all of us here.” said Best Fan Writer winner Laura Mixon — but who knows what the sequel will bring?

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