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    France’s Justice Minister Resigns Over Anti-Terror Measure

    “Sometimes resisting means leaving,” tweeted Christiane Taubira, who stepped down from her cabinet post over proposed legislation that would strip convicted French-born terrorists with dual nationality of their French citizenship. It’s one of several measures brought forth after the Paris attacks of Nov. 13 — and according to OZY’s Paris-based contributor Rozena Crossman, moves like this “feed extremist propaganda” and may even make radicalization more likely among young Muslims. Nevertheless, President François Hollande has already named Taubira’s replacement, and France’s parliament will debate the controversial measure next month.

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