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February 12, 2011

Three young Egyptians who helped make a revolution

The story of Egypt's historic uprising has a lot to do with the organizing power of the Internet. Perhaps the movement's greatest force, however, was the strength of a generation of young Egyptians who overcame fear, economic hardship, the memories of countless crushed demonstrations and wave upon wave of state-sanctioned violence to occupy the streets of their capital for 18 consecutive days.

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