The symbolism of Tahrir Square.

“There’s this feeling [among demonstrators] that ‘if we lose at Tahrir Square, we’re going to lose the fight,’ ” said Ghannam, an anthropology professor at Swarthmore College who studies the use of public space in Egypt.

http://articles.philly.com/2011-02-04/news/27100687_1_tiananmen-square-tahrir-square-egyptian-museum

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