18 Days In, Protesters Still Want Mubarak Gone
STEVE INKEEP, Host:
Protests began in Egypt on January 25. Organizers called it a Day of Rage back then. On that day, an NPR correspondent in Tahrir Square spoke with a cab driver, named Adel al-Sharif.
(SOUNDBITE OF CHANTING PROTESTORS)
ADEL AL: The status quo is too much. Too much not doing anything, we're not progressing. My children are growing. I don't know how to tell them that we've been living like this for ages. So we need this changed.
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