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

المستشار #أحمد_الزند وزير العدل الجديد: القضاة سادة والشعب عبيد aljazeera.net/news/reportsan… #مصر #السيسي #القضاء_المصري #الفساد #الثورة_المضادة
22 May ago

New leak alleges #Egypt & #UAE plans to arm #Libya's war criminal General Khalifa Haftar middleeasteye.net/news/new-leak-… #Sisi #SisiLeaks #GCC #Leaks
21 May ago

Under #Sisi's reign, Egyptian #judges are as "independent" as German judges were under #Hitler's reign. #Germany #Egypt #Fascism #Judiciary
20 May ago

@ahmed_ebeid ذكريااااااات! لك وحشه يا شقيق!!
20 May ago

German Parliament Rescinds Invitation To Meet With #Sisi, Cites #HumanRights Concerns madamasr.com/news/german-pa… #Germany #Egypt #Dictatorship
20 May ago

Stifling civil society: Sexual violence by security forces surges under #Sisi's rule fidh.org/International-… #Egypt #EgyPolice #HumanRights
20 May ago

رافضك يا زماني يا أواني يامكاني... أنا عايز أعيش في كوكب تاني!
18 May ago

#قضاء_مصر_اوسخ_من_الخرة!!!
18 May ago

Old joke goes like this: What do you call 500 lawyers/judges at the bottom of the ocean? A good start! :-) [Via @bambudude]
17 May ago

I oppose the assassination of #Egypt's judges...I'd prefer to have them flushed down toilets/shit-holes where they belong! #Shit #Judiciary
17 May ago

Dictator #Sisi's corrupt judges sentence #Morsi to death slate.com/blogs/the_slat… while acquitting #Mubarak & his gang of murderers/thieves!
16 May ago

Deutsche Welle Channel criticizes banning of @Reemmagued's TV show dailynewsegypt.com/2015/05/16/dw-… #Egypt #Sisi #Censorship #Journalism #PressFreedom
16 May ago

Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Obama & many others lead tributes to blues legend BB King nme.com/news/bb-king/8… #RIP #BBKing #Blues #History
15 May ago

#UN: Saudi-led air strikes in #Yemen are indiscriminate & violate international law reuters.com/article/2015/0… #GCC #KSA #WarCrimes #HumanRights
9 May ago

#Mubarak "served" 3 yrs in hospital for stealing billions & killing 100s. While 1000s serve 5+ yr sentences in prison for peaceful protests!
9 May 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.