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

@demna25 no my comment was about Hunt in general but whatever, if you think u know what I meant more than myself then I'm really happy for u
8h ago

@LouiseMensch @demna25 yea whatever, have a good day
9h ago

@LouiseMensch @demna25 I tried to explain so many times to you but I doubt you're even reading the tweets. This is a waste of time
9h ago

@pakinamamer @HealthyLiving I now never really eat up to two hours before sleep even if I'm craving. I'm hoping it helps with sleep quality
15h ago

@demna25 I wrote it the following day to the events, it wasn't about anything except that Tim Hunt had made terrible remarks overall
29 Jul ago

@demna25 Thank you for your kind words Natalia but I am not repeating anything. My statement was on the choice of lecture in the morning
29 Jul ago

@demna25 I didn't say he spoke about sexism at all. I said he made sexist remarks. Big difference.
29 Jul ago

@demna25 My tweet is in relationship to the morning session, when I decided to attend Deborah's opening plenary instead of Tim Hunt's
29 Jul ago

@demna25 His sexist remarks were made during the lunch (which was hosted by Korean women scientists associations).
29 Jul ago

@demna25 For the last time, Tim Hunt spoke in the morning opening plenary (a parallel session with Deborah) and again during a lunch
29 Jul ago

"عيد ميلاد جرحي أنا" بجد والله ايه البواخة على الناس دى؟ عايز تعمل أغنية حزينة ماشي لكن خليك مبدع كش خنيق!
28 Jul ago

I'm really curious, Americans who say #Obama is one of the worst US presidents ever - who exactly do you compare him to when you say that?
28 Jul ago

@justamusicprof @LouiseMensch @lteytelman don't waste ur time. I tried to explainthere were 2 sessions for Tim Hunt but she can't get it
28 Jul ago

@alwaleeed ah time travel, don't we all :)
27 Jul ago

@alwaleeed nah the speed of light would be too slow to reach most interesting places. We need something much more effective :)
27 Jul ago

Imagine if we already knew everything about #physics and could explain everything in the world - how dull would that be?
26 Jul ago

Tomorrow marks the start of the Special Olympics WOrld Games 2015 in Los Angeles #GoogleDoodle g.co/doodle/jnqdsn
24 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.