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

@H_Tuckboy If you have a source other than the Israeli spokesperson please share. Meanwhile, read UNHRWA workers reports from #Gaza
22 Jul ago

اسمها ثورة 25 يناير - مش نكسة 25 يناير. هي الشيء الوحيد اللي جمع كل الناس. هي شعبية مش اخوانية. هي الأمل. هي حياة الشباب. هي أجمل ما في مصر
22 Jul ago

@H_Tuckboy No, because he has blamed Palestinians for choosing Hamas in the first place before.
22 Jul ago

It's absurd for #Israel PM Netanyahu to blame Palestinians for the 100's dead as a result of Israel's offensive!
21 Jul ago

ناس بتخطط تروح المريخ كمان 7 سنين وناس عندها واحد بيعمل كفتة من فيروس الايدز - حظوظ يا ربي! #koftagate
19 Jul ago

Excellent news! MT @deborahblum: Happy to say I've been chosen as director of Knight Science Journalism Fellowship
18 Jul ago

Why aren't enough people talking about the earthquake in #Egypt? That is so out-of-style for the Egyptian twittersphere :)
18 Jul ago

@NUnanoDir Sounds good to me - I'll call you early next week then :)
17 Jul ago

@NUnanoDir Would you like to meet next week? I'm just busy Monday and Tuesday but otherwise no problem.
16 Jul ago

@NUnanoDir Yes very long time! Good to hear from you! Yes, still at Nature. We should meet soon if you are in Cairo
16 Jul ago

طحالب مجهرية يمكنها تحقيق ازدهار للوقود الحيوي في الشرق الأوسط - أخبار - Nature Middle East…
15 Jul ago

القوات المسلحة لازم تطلع تعتذر عن المهزلة اللي عملوها وتشرح بوضوح ليه عملوا كده:مرضى«سي والإيدز»:صدمونا بعد ما عشمونا…
15 Jul ago

When football becomes a science :) Germany’s 12th Man at the World Cup: Big Data…
14 Jul ago

@bucksci @twitroe Netanyahu made that very clear in his briefing to the media today. For the first time he truly speaks his mind
13 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.