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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Mosa'ab Elshamy

My Top 3 #lastfm Artists: Imagine Dragons (4), Mumford & Sons (3) & Coldplay (2) bit.ly/cxACVE
12 Dec ago

My Top 3 #lastfm Artists: Keaton Henson (10), Dillon (6) & Coldplay (5) bit.ly/cxACVE
5 Dec ago

Can't wait for Mubarak's TED talk
29 Nov ago

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5 Nov ago

@Ibn3arbi نتعالج.
28 Oct ago

@OussamaGhajati @RenaNetjes this is usually the work of Ansar Beit El-Maqdes.
24 Oct ago

In Egypt, an authoritarian regime holds sway again | Ahdaf Soueif gu.com/p/42hdy/tw via @guardian
19 Oct ago

My younger brother @elshamyme made this great Go Pro video (with images) as he followed Ebola medics in Liberia: youtu.be/mEwDp8DZU3s
17 Oct ago

@ddknyt They're idiots.
17 Oct 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.