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Thu January 31, 2013
Soccer: A Surprising Player In Egypt's Unrest
Originally published on Thu January 31, 2013 3:02 pm
Violent protests are breaking out in Egypt, just two years after a massive uprising led to the fall of the former dictator. One of the unexpected driving forces is soccer. Host Michel Martin talks to Dave Zirin, sports editor at The Nation about how the sport affects Egypt's political landscape.