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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Mohammed Yahia

فيه ناس مجتمعين عند مدخل ميدان التحرير من قصر النيل بيهتفوا "شكراً شكراً للداخلية" #زمن_اامسخ #بقولك_أيام_سودة
12h ago

I don't care one but about watching "Halawet Rouh" movie, but I'm completely against banning it.
17 Apr ago

@Cleo2atra @NatureMEast oh and this too nature.com/nmiddleeast/20… - we're also publishing a video of our seminar on same issue this Thursday
13 Apr ago

@Cleo2atra @NatureMEast There are quite a few pieces, but you can start with this nature.com/nmiddleeast/20… and nature.com/nmiddleeast/20…
13 Apr ago

@Cleo2atra Did you ever check out our coverage on @NatureMEast about the problems of women in science in the Arab world?
13 Apr ago

@dynablossoms There is @NatureInd which covers India - even older than @NatureMEast :)
13 Apr ago

@dynablossoms I wasn't a mentor, but I was very involved in the program and gave a few training sessions in the meetings.
13 Apr ago

@Lastoadri @gr33ndata @jpa I missed the last section - what was wrong with the singing? :D
12 Apr ago

Zaazoue has started alone making coloring books to raise medical awareness and now has a foundation doing that #TEDxCairo
12 Apr ago

Zaazoue is an amazing visionary in communicating medical awareness, he sees no age or geographical limits - a true visionary! #TEDxCairo
12 Apr ago

Zaazoue has reached 50k children, 50k parents, and trained 16k volunteers across #Egypt to raise medical awareness. Impressive! #TEDxCairo
12 Apr ago

Zaazoue: The challenge now is to reach out to children to raise their medical awareness in an exciting way that is interesting #TEDxCairo
12 Apr ago

Zaazoue: We have a culture here in #Egypt where people aren't interested in medical awareness and see it as the area of doctors #TEDxCairo
12 Apr ago

Mohamed Zaazoue at #TEDxCairo now talks about the lack of medical awareness in #Egypt and the avoidable disasters it causes
12 Apr ago

Wow Rakha's ending of his talk was superb - now this is definitely what I would expect from a TEDx talk - great guy! #TEDxCairo
12 Apr 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.