Tweets from Tahrir LIVE

The revolution continues - live updates from Tahrir Square

Live updates from tweeters featured in the book Tweets from Tahrir: Egypt’s Revolution as It Unfolded, in the Words of the People Who Made It.

Despite toppling the dictator Hosni Mubarak in February 2011, Egypt remained under military rule and brutal repression. The revolution continues; activists are still protesting and still using Twitter to get the word out. Tweets from Tahrir told the story of the 18-day uprising that removed Mubarak; this page brings live coverage of the struggle.

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قصة مفجعة ترويها @RaghdaElSaeed استرها يا رب... #مصر pic.twitter.com/N8hJ8pFDWp
16 Apr ago

@MadLad lol
16 Apr ago

@MadLad oh, so now kiwis have opinions? Well, well.. this fruit bowl has definitely changed.
16 Apr ago

@MadLad I am not the fruit I used to be.
16 Apr ago

Not sure what's more disturbing, the fact that there's a quiz to identify me as a fruit or that friends liked it so much to pass it along.
16 Apr ago

@Heshoz طيب، ربنا يوفقك يابني.. ده موضوع تقيل أوي.
16 Apr ago

@Heshoz عايزين بقي هلس في الحلقة الجاية :)
16 Apr ago

رفهوا عن نفسكم شوية: العلم والإيماو: الإعلانات elgtv.com/ar/channels/el… برافو @Heshoz #مصر
15 Apr ago

ولسة كنت بأقول تويتر خفيف ولذيذ دلوقتي.. يطلعلي كام تويتة إخوانية تسد النفس.. هو تقل الدم شرط عضوية عندكم؟ بجد الرحمة.
15 Apr ago

أنا عايزة أحضن التايملاين.. مافيش سياسة.. كله هيافة.. بجد وحشتني الأيام دي.
15 Apr ago

AlAhram: Interpol arrests Mubarak's former finance minister Youssef Boutros Ghali. #Egypt
14 Apr ago

Google Doodle celebrates 888th birthday of #Averroes. pic.twitter.com/cFwnQ3739x
14 Apr ago

Late night burger... Oh, the simple pleasures in life.
14 Apr ago

#Jazz guitar legend John McLaughlin plays for #Palestine u.afp.com/gBi | AFP #music #HumanRights
10 Apr ago

Ethiopian dam's ecological and human fallout could echo Aral Sea disaster theguardian.com/global-develop… | TheGuardian #Ethiopia #Kenya
9 Apr ago

Video: We turn the tables on everyday #sexism youtu.be/13CfG23TT9A #womensrights #HumanRights
5 Apr ago

@ragiaaaa @seksek فعلا؟ يعني تنشري حاجة عارفة إن فيها معلومات غلط بحجة إن أغلب المعلومات صح؟
5 Apr ago

@ragiaaaa @seksek علي فكرة الرسم التوضيحي ده فيه أخطاء.. معلومات غلط يعني.
5 Apr ago

The tweeters featured in this stream were all featured in the book Tweets from Tahrir, chosen for the quality of their tweets during the 18 day uprising. They are just a small selection of the activists in Egypt, and this stream is in no way comprehensive.