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

Should #Arab states invest in basic research or forego it for quick turnaround applied research? natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast… (by @NidhalGuessoum)
18 Dec ago

أسطورة الطالب المصري :D :D بالدليل: الطفل المصرى اذكى طفل في العالم: youtu.be/OTIWGUha_ys
18 Dec ago

Requiems and dreams: The struggle for Egypt's memory | Mada Masr madamasr.com/opinion/requie…
18 Dec ago

@PsycheDALIAc cool I'll DM you my number now and let me know what you are up to tonight
17 Dec ago

@PsycheDALIAc when when?
17 Dec ago

@PsycheDALIAc Eh dah you're coming to Egypt? We definitely should meet up. And I live in Mokattam :D
17 Dec ago

Egypt’s Latest Outrage nyti.ms/1GpJKwy
17 Dec ago

Please educate people around you today. #Vaccines work: Here are the facts: medium.com/the-nib/vaccin… #Vaccineswork
16 Dec ago

@HananAbuNaser @Zeinobia Absolutely & it'll get worse in coming days. But we really need to look home for once instead of pointing fingers
15 Dec ago

@Ruhshun @shafeeu That's the point -justification for something like ISIS is not born out of the West, it's born here. The West feeds its
15 Dec ago

@Ruhshun @shafeeu And does ISIS have a shred of legitimacy now?
15 Dec ago

@HananAbuNaser @Zeinobia That still does not make it a problem created by the West. The origin of the problem lies in extremism bred within
15 Dec ago

We in Muslim-majority countries need to start evaluating our own faults & failings rather than blaming 'the other' for absolutely everything
15 Dec ago

No, extremism in Islam is not the West's fault, it is also our problem created in our mosques and by our leaders so we need to deal with it
15 Dec ago

No #ISIS is not a problem created by the West, it is our own problem and we need to find ways to deal with it by rethinking ourselves first
15 Dec ago

‘فيروز - الأرض لكم’ تلخيص للحال في مصر دلوقتي soundcloud.com/mohammedy/6xir…
14 Dec ago

اللي يشوف لهفة الناس للرجوع لما قبل الثورة تحس إن مصر كانت العيشة فيها أحلى من فنلندا مثلا والثورة خربت كل ده. ما احنا دافنينه سوا يا عم!
11 Dec ago

@ismail_alex @Zeinobia ممكن اجيب كل صحابي معايا؟
11 Dec 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.