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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Mostafa Hussein

@OffTheHookPain هو في أي حاجة الناس دي بيتعاملوا فيها زينا؟
8m ago

Because of Egypt. RT @davidblairdt: I've left #Gaza. But 1.8 million other people can't.
44m ago

Switching to Linux Saved Munich City Tens of Millions…
7h ago

The regime's new clothes… #egypt
9h ago

@onekade @Asher_Wolf lol that's a little bit less likely :-)
21h ago

@onekade @Asher_Wolf not 100% sure but what else could it be?
21h ago

@onekade @Asher_Wolf a kite…
21h ago

@Nanny2V @mosaaberizing it's also amazing that while this is going on someone decides to have fun and fly a kite.
21h 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.