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

Yes. All these statesmen & their stinky sectarian politics should be thrown away in #Lebanon's nastiest garbage dump twitter.com/Beirutspring/s…
28 Aug ago

Beirut wall: Ephemeral exhibition of civil disobedience stepfeed.com/more-categorie… #Lebanon #StreetArt #YouStink #PoliceBrutality #Resistance
28 Aug ago

"No hope in reforming the Egyptian state or any of its institutions." Alaa Abdel Fattah speaks from Tora Prison madamasr.com/sections/polit… #Sisi
24 Aug ago

Newspaper Censorship Resumes Under Sisi allafrica.com/stories/201508… #Egypt #Sisi #Dictatorship #Censorship #PressFreedom #FreedomOfExpression
24 Aug ago

Police refuse to authorize labor protest against new Civil Service Law madamasr.com/news/authoriti… #Egypt #Sisi #EgyPolice #EgyWorkers #Strike
17 Aug ago

#Egypt: Establish International Inquiry into #Rabaa Massacre hrw.org/news/2015/08/1… #Sisi #EgyPolice #Crime #HumanRights #FreedomOfAssembly
15 Aug ago

ROT IN HELL HARRY TRUMAN! #WMD #MadeInUSA #Hiroshima #Nagasaki
9 Aug ago

Images reveal what #Nagasaki looked like before & after nuclear explosion independent.co.uk/news/world/asi… #Japan #USA #WMD #MadeInUSA #WarCrimes
9 Aug ago

5 workers killed in Shubra al-Kheima factory fire; 3 workers dead in Sixth of October factory fire madamasr.com/news/5-die-shu… #Egypt #EgyWorkers
9 Aug ago

Father of infant killed in #WestBank arson attack dies of wounds huffingtonpost.com/2015/08/08/wes… #Palestine #Israel #Zionism #Racism #Apartheid
9 Aug ago

#Sisi fails to mention death of 10 workers, injury of 145 others during #NewSuezCanal construction madamasr.com/sections/polit… #Egypt #EgyWorkers
9 Aug ago

It's only natural that #Sisi would invite fellow Arab dictator, Omar Bashir (#Sudan's top war criminal) to #Egypt as an honored guest. #ICC
7 Aug ago

#البدله_العسكريه = دليل واضح علي أَن الحكم في مصر مدني وديمقراطي ! #العرص
6 Aug ago

#EgyPolice welcome ass-kissers cheering for #Sisi in #Tahrir & other squares.Yet these same spaces remain entirely off-limits for protesters
6 Aug ago

خلاص مش قادر...انا هاطرش طراش الخرتيت !
6 Aug 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.