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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I am starting to believe they gave us today off so that everyone sits and word vomits his/her opinion.. Yup..thats their punishment! #Jan25
3h ago

@Zeinobia I remember the 1st time i saw her, she was co hosting & v rude to a guest & i thought 'this woman will make it & be another joke!"
18 Jan ago

@Zeinobia The fact that this woman still has a career is a miracle in itself!
18 Jan ago

Video: Women Fulfills Egyptian Dream By Destroying a Mobinil cairoscene.com/viewArticle.as… via @CairoScene
18 Jan ago

الرجل ده مدرسة Putin Strikes Back: Russia Cuts Off EU Gas Supplies, Starts Selling Dollars:“The Decision's Been Made” infowars.com/putin-strikes-…
17 Jan ago

He did :) ... 'Lego Movie' director had the perfect response to his Oscar snub bit.ly/1G1MH9I via @dailydot
15 Jan ago

"1of the victims was a pregnant woman shot while in labor" Nigeria's Horror Laid Bare In Incredible Satellite Images huff.to/1y0O1nR
15 Jan ago

Judging by how badly z book is written, this reaction 100% fair!Kim Jong-Un 'Unhappy With Fifty Shades Of Grey Film' huff.to/1HF7spa
12 Jan ago

1 of the lesser known facts about Islam: The Achtiname by Muhammad: a doc. securing the protection of all non Muslims en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Achtiname…
12 Jan ago

Paris policeman’s brother: ‘Islam is a religion of love. My brother was killed by terrorists, by false Muslims’ gu.com/p/44n58/tw
12 Jan ago

I woke up with a pillow wrinkle on my right cheek this morning .. its definitely #Rupertsfault !! jezebel.com/aziz-ansari-ca…
12 Jan ago

One Student's Epic Tweets Call Out the Biggest Hypocrites Marching for Free Speech In Paris by @jaredbkeller mic.com/articles/10816…
12 Jan ago

@SirJoshWah which video?
12 Jan ago

Lest you forget! "Israel charges eight Palestinians over Facebook posts" shar.es/1HLgzj #HypocrisyAtItsBest
12 Jan 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.