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Dieudonné M'bala M'bala has become a star by targeting France's Jews 

In a packed Paris theater one night in July, the curtains open to reveal a tall, stout, bearded man wearing a Guantánamo Bay–style orange jumpsuit. He grabs a toy rifle and pretends to spray bullets at the audience of about 250 people. But it’s the words that follow, not the pretend ammo, that are menacing…

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