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

How Israel spins its war crimes counterpunch.org/2014/07/28/how… #US #Israel #Zionism #Apartheid #StateTerrorism #WarCrimes #Gaza #Hasbara #Propaganda
6h ago

#Gaza: Al-Shifa Hospital compound, park attacked huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/28/gaz… Thus far over 1,040 Gazans killed #Israel #StateTerrorism #WarCrimes
6h ago

With the exception of Dictator Sisi & his fellow bloody tyrants, I wish all who celebrate Eid a happy holiday for you & your families. #Eid
9h ago

Israel's argument for war against Palestine ignores the context theguardian.com/commentisfree/… #Israel #Occupation #WarCrimes #Hasbara #Propaganda
23h ago

@ShibleyTelhami Also from 1940-43 Jewish resistance fighters used tunnels to smuggle food/weapons into Warsaw Ghetto jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holoca…
27 Jul ago

Dictator #Sisi orders the destruction of tunnels to #Gaza & simultaneously closes the Rafah border almost everyday of the year #Egypt #Siege
27 Jul ago

#Egypt: Army demolishes another 13 tunnels to Gaza yalibnan.com/2014/07/27/egy… 1,639 Gaza tunnels demolished so far #Sisi #Zionism #Gaza #Siege
27 Jul ago

I often hear American statesmen saying "Israel has a right to protect itself." Never hear: "Palestinians have a right to defend themselves"
27 Jul ago

#Gaza: Death toll soars above 1,000 as ceasefire reveals horrors telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews… #Israel #StateTerrorism #WarCrimes #GazaUnderAttack
26 Jul ago

Israeli troops & settler kill at least five Palestinians in West Bank reuters.com/article/2014/0… #Israel #PoliceState #WarCrimes #StateTerrorism
25 Jul ago

#Israel should really grant Dictator Sisi honorary Zionist citizenship for his role in besieging the #Gaza Strip! #Egypt #Sisi #WarCrimes
25 Jul ago

#Israel = Apartheid Zionist colonial settler state founded on the basis of displacement, terrorism & collective punishment. #StateTerrorism
25 Jul ago

West Bank rises up, tens of thousands join largest street protests since last Intifada huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/24/wes… #WestBank #Gaza #Resistance
25 Jul ago

#Gaza: Death toll rises above 800, with 15 killed in Israeli shelling of school abc.net.au/news/2014-07-2… #Israel #WarCrimes #GazaUnderAttack
25 Jul 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.