But just as I understand the rebellion against the veil, I understand the comfort and freedom of not being exposed.
Whatever the state of the rebellion, al-Wawi seems determined to present its best face.
In a symbolic gesture of reconstruction, activists began cleaning up Tahrir Square, the heart of their rebellion.
"war waged against a government by some portion of its subjects," mid-14c., from Old French rebellion (14c.) and directly from Latin rebellionem (nominative rebellio) "rebellion, revolt; renewal of war," from rebellis (see rebel (adj.)).