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

Instituonalized injustice. With such blatant corruption no one is safe anymore in #Egypt twitter.com/PeterGreste/st…
29 Aug ago

71 migrants (probably Syrian) suffocated to death in a truck smuggling them into Europe in #Austria say @CNN
28 Aug ago

Everytime I travel in #Africa I remember how awesome this continent is. Such a huge young population that is completely marginalized though
28 Aug ago

@sarahemilywild I mean scribbler (blame autocorrect!)
28 Aug ago

@sarahemilywild great to meet you today Sarah, I'm going to look up your work on scriggler :)
28 Aug ago

@aninja_m great to meet you today Anina!
28 Aug ago

Ah the life of a Putin :) twitter.com/dpatrikarakos/…
24 Aug ago

أحفر قناة أحفر ترعى - المشكلة الحقيقية في #مصر هي دي. هبل وأضحك على نفسك بقى زي ما أنت عايز twitter.com/WeladElBaladN/…
23 Aug ago

Wow the pollution in the #MiddleEast is down! Finally some good news for the region..no, oh wait... twitter.com/NatureMEast/st…
23 Aug ago

Memories of the dreams of #Jan25: Mohammed Mohsen - The Martyrs (El-Shohada) - محمد محسن - الشهداء youtu.be/alO6pdLvBL4
20 Aug ago

Smoking vs Vaping youtu.be/haqi4xvjvKo
20 Aug ago

A Danish friend once told me "if you ask me one thing that will help #Egypt, I'd say provide a hot meal to students in school"
19 Aug ago

I just turned on that function on FB that shows you memories of this day over the past few years - wow that is depressing...
19 Aug ago

#Yemen has had #water poverty issues for years - and this war keeps forgetting the little man as usual twitter.com/NatureMEast/st…
18 Aug ago

@AhmedAMoharram yea that was awesome - along with all their other videos
18 Aug ago

Space elevator! My never-endijg childhood dream is finally patented! telegraph.co.uk/news/science/s…
17 Aug 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.