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

#PT ده حوار ظريف دار بيني وبين صديق لي امبارح لما اتقابلنا ص
21 May ago

هو: البلد دي خربانة أنا: مش أنت اللي انتخبت السيسي؟ هو: لا المشكلة مش في السيسي حيعمل إيه وحيحل إيه ولا ايه أنا:طب ومرسي؟ هو: لا ده اجبن كلب
21 May ago

Anyone knows any Arab scientists who are doing research at #CERN?
21 May ago

سبحان مغاير الأحوال - أو بمعنى آخر كل ده نفاق؟ رسالة من 2011 بمناسبة ترقية الزند twitter.com/Ternz/status/6…
20 May ago

@WebsterMedieval @ltotelin @ConversationUK Finish it by reading @deborahblum's "The Poisoner's Handbook" - you won't regret it :)
20 May ago

@Magued_Adel awesome thanks!
18 May ago

@Magued_Adel Thanks to YOU for a different kind of entertainment that I greatly enjoyed. I look forward to hearing more of your music!
18 May ago

"We were a fearful visage to behold, while our hearts cowered in fear themselves" theunwriting.wordpress.com/2015/05/17/the…
17 May ago

The drums wp.me/p3cFtN-3r
17 May ago

@NileFM @salsampson @MarkSomers I can't get over how good this new Madonna song is, it's her best since the Ray of Light album I think
17 May ago

Standing ovation for @_islamhussein after he finishes his talk! Much deserved too! #TEDxCairo
16 May ago

I hope that we can treat education as one of the good viruses in #Egypt that we really need - says @_islamhussein #TEDxCairo
16 May ago

We focus on dark side of viruses but forget their good side & life wouldn't have been possible without them - says @_islamhussein #TEDxCairo
16 May ago

Viruses have played a pivotal role in sculpting the world we live in & our relationship with them is ancient -says @_islamhussein #TEDxCairo
16 May ago

And now @_islamhussein takes the stage to talk about his love relationship with viruses #TEDxCairo pic.twitter.com/OizZO6jki1
16 May ago

My friend @_islamhussein finally takes the stage at @TEDxCairo after great intro. Excited to hear his talk about viruses!
16 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.