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

@xomabirylowi naaaah it's top weird :D
27 Mar ago

Enjoy: ‘Black Theama - Moka3ab Sokar | بلاك تيما - مكعب سكر’ by BlackTheama…
25 Mar ago

@pakinamamer @JournalistsLike no I don't think I've ever seen a serial comma on Nature. Overall it's not common in British English
24 Mar ago

@pakinamamer @JournalistsLike I didn't see it before, it's not part of our editorial style - even though I personally think it is incredible
24 Mar ago

@pakinamamer @JournalistsLike we don't really use it at work though :P
24 Mar ago

مقال بلال فضل الجديد :عاصمة فك الزنقة via @ShareThis
24 Mar ago

RT @NatureMEast: هل ستطلق #مصر العنان لجائحة أخرى من الإنفلونزا؟ (via @_islamhussein)
23 Mar ago

A v powerful talk!: Watch @MonicaLewinsky's brave TED talk as she speaks against a culture of humiliation… #ted2015
22 Mar ago

استمتعت جدا بهذا اللقاء MT @ScientificSaudi:لقاؤنا مع محمد يحيى المحرر التنفيذي لنيتشر في الشرق الأوسط @NatureMEast…
22 Mar ago

اسم أمك مش عيب - افتخر باسمها بعد كل اللي عملته عشانك. أنا أمي اسمها عبلة. أنت اسم أمك إيه؟ #MyMothersNameIs…
22 Mar ago

Your mother's name is to be proud of not ashamed of. Give mom back her name: #MyMothersNameIs Abla - and I'm proud
22 Mar ago

@pakinamamer @allisonlichter we'd just need more guns that's all
21 Mar 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.