Raucous Soccer Fans Make Ideal Egyptian Protesters
by: Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson, NPR, February 15, 2012 1:02:00 am
Raging soccer fans have been active in the popular uprising in Egypt. They made news recently when dozens of them were killed in a riot at a soccer stadium in northern Egypt. The riot appears to have rejuvenated their political resolve, and they are being linked to violent protests against the ruling generals.