Kids Being Kids in the Republic of Tahrir

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Once the thugs left, Tahrir Square was "one of the happiest places on earth," reports one Egyptian protester, in part because families and kids made it their own. More on their "pop-up kindergarten" and other exuberant marvels of the  uprising here.

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