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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JanoCharbel

Jano Charbel

#Photos: World's creepiest Easter bunnies eatliver.com/evil-bunnies/ #EasterBunny
7h ago

#Egypt: Comedian @DrBassemYoussef forced off air ahead of elections m.thenational.ae/world/egypt/eg… #Censorship #FreedomOfExpression #انتخبوا_العرص
16h ago

Double-lane gasoline queue stretching over 2 blocks in Dokki. #Egypt #انتخبوا_العرص pic.twitter.com/JRgQgOEfhp
18 Apr ago

#Egypt: Epidemic of sexual violence continues fidh.org/en/north-afric… #EgyWomen #WomensRights #SexualHarrassment #Rape #EndSH!
16 Apr ago

#إنتخبوا_العرص السيسي رمز العرص! RT @seldeeb #السيسي رمز الشمس #el-sissi symbol is the sun - per committee
15 Apr ago

Photo of workers demolishing building without any harnesses or protective gear whatsoever! #Egypt #EgyWorkers pic.twitter.com/wVeJ1xfk2O
15 Apr ago

Very indicative that the most widespread & systematic human rights violations are happening under the rule of Judge Adly Mansour! #EgyJudges
14 Apr ago

Man shot dead inside Imbaba Police Station dailynewsegypt.com/2014/04/14/man… #Egypt #EgyPolice #PoliceBrutality #Pigs #ACAB #MB #HumanRights
14 Apr ago

Two reporters injured by gunfire at Cairo University clashes english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/1/… #Egypt #EgyPolice #Pigs #ACAB #Journalism #PressFreedom
14 Apr ago

#Egypt: Police use #rape as weapon against Muslim & Christian dissidents todayonline.com/world/middle-e… #EgyPolice #EgyJudges #Torture #HumanRights
13 Apr ago

From Cairo to Suez, Egypt workers defy government with labor strikes washingtonpost.com/world/middle_e… #Egypt #EgyWorkers #LaborRights #MinWage #Strike
13 Apr ago

NSA exploited Heartbleed bug, kept flaw secret - but denies it cnet.com/news/nsa-denie… #NSA #HeartbleedVirus #Espionage #Privacy #FuckObama!
12 Apr ago

Police kill three in Nile Delta & Alexandria reuters.com/article/2014/0… #MB #Islamists #Terrorism #EgyPolice #PoliceBrutality #StateTerrorism
12 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.