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

#Sisi's state-terrorism fuels Islamist terrorism, does not end it. Conscripts & innocent civilians increasingly caught in crossfire. #Egypt
3h ago

ماهينور المصري عقب إخلاء سبيلها: الثورة مستمرة egyptianpeople.com/default_news.p… #مصر #يسقط_قانون_التظاهر #الحرية_للجدعان
7h ago

If Egyptians chose to join peaceful #climatechange rallies today, #Sisi's police could teargas, arrest & even kill many of these protesters.
10h ago

Tens of thousands join climate-change rallies worldwide news.yahoo.com/york-gears-his… #UN #Environment #PeoplePower #ClimateChange #Climate2014
10h ago

Despite Egypt's appalling human rights record, US to deliver 10 Apache helicopters middleeastmonitor.com/news/americas/… #USA #Obama #Sisi #StateTerrorism
10h ago

#Egypt: Critically ill hunger-striker denied crucial medical care in prison amnesty.org/en/news/egypt-… #FreeSoltan #EgyHungerStrike #HumanRights
20 Sep ago

Host of state-owned radio station calling on listeners to buy Egyptian-made products & to boycott all Turkish products. #Egypt #Racism
18 Sep ago

#Egypt: State introduces high-tech internet surveillance system with help from US company theverge.com/2014/9/17/6350… #USA #EgyPolice #Privacy
18 Sep ago

All the governments of the world want us to be afraid... to seek the so-called safety, security & stability of the state. #FearTactics
18 Sep ago

#SouthAfrica: High Court rules in favor of BDS billboard campaign against Israel mondoweiss.net/2014/09/africa… #BDS #Apartheid #Israel #Censorship
18 Sep ago

@elijahzarwan Go get 'em ya Elijah! Share some photos with us if you're able to. Solidarity!
17 Sep ago

Activists return to Zuccotti Park for "Occupy Wall Street 2014" ibtimes.com/occupy-wall-st… Smaller crowd, same revolutionary spirit #OWS #OWS14
17 Sep 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.