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

#Greece: Nationwide general strike & street protests against austerity measures en-maktoob.news.yahoo.com/general-strike… #Capitalism #Austerity #Unemployment
2h ago

#ThanksgivingDay should be renamed: "Give Us Your Food, Now We're Going To Forcefully Displace You & Occupy Your Lands Day." #NativeAmerican
2h ago

When racism wears a badge & uniform socialistworker.org/2014/11/26/whe… #USA #ACAB #Ferguson #Racism #RacialProfiling #PoliceBrutality #HumanRights
8h ago

#Sisi orders killing of 100s & jailing tens of thousands in #Egypt; While besieging 1.8 million in #Gaza.This dictator protects only #Israel
24 Nov ago

طرطر صوص لو سمحت
24 Nov ago

#Egypt: Court dashes hopes of campaigns against female genital mutilation bioedge.org/index.php/bioe… #Judiciary #Crime #FGM #WomensRights
22 Nov ago

Gulf states: Increase migrant labor protection hrw.org/news/2014/11/2… #GCC #Kuwait #KSA #UAE #Qatar #ForcedLabor #Exploitation #LaborRights
22 Nov ago

Fear, violence & hardship part of everyday life in volatile #NorthSinai towns dailynewsegypt.com/2014/11/22/fea… #Egypt #Sisi #StateTerrorism #Terrorism
22 Nov ago

#احلي_حاجه_في_الشتا: التدفئة عن طريق حرق صور السيسي!
22 Nov ago

#Egypt: State radio bans popular singer @HamzaNamira for his 'critical' songs bbc.com/news/world-mid… #Sisi #Censorship #FreedomOfExpression
20 Nov ago

Instead of holding #EgyPolice accountable for killing 50 protesters on Mohamed Mahmoud St. #Sisi's pigs arrest 10s of other protesters today
19 Nov ago

#NowPlaying: Rockwell - (I Always Feel Like) Somebody's Watching Me youtube.com/watch?v=7YvAYI… Featuring Jermaine & Michael Jackson
17 Nov ago

#Egypt: Unprecedented expansion of military trials against civilians hrw.org/news/2014/11/1… #Sisi #Dictatorship #NoMilTrials #HumanRights
17 Nov ago

#Egypt: Schweppes workers protest imminent unemployment due to Coca-Cola merger madamasr.com/news/schweppes… #Capitalism #MNCs #EgyWorkers
16 Nov 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.