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  1. December 3, 2016 at 7:10 pm —


    “The similarities between Gamergate and the far-right online movement, the “alt-right”, are huge, startling and in no way a coincidence. After all, the culture war that began in games now has a senior representative in The White House.”

    It could also be argued that in many cases the alt right and gamergators were literally one and the same.

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