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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..& so it begins.. "Pat Robertson: ‘Was the co-pilot a Muslim? Why did he want to kill all those people?’…
27 Mar ago

This is brilliant. “Hip Hop Video from Saudi Arabia Takes on the Exploitation of Immigrant Laborers” by @UmmahWide…
19 Mar ago

After seeing all the amount of money that they promised to invest in #EEDC.. We should start buying Egyptian Pounds from now!
14 Mar ago

How come we don't have an app till now that tells us about all the local explosions?
12 Mar ago

Finally sat down to watch Exodus: Gods& Kings. The amount of historical inaccuracies is a joke! & what's up with the casting & accents??
12 Mar ago

And I am off to get my two hours of sleep... with Neil Patrick Harris nightmares! see you all next year xx
23 Feb ago

@SandraYacoub you should.. its so worth it.. well deserved
23 Feb ago

Where is Roger Ebert! #Oscars2015
23 Feb ago

This man.. ladies & gents.. is a LEGEND. #BestCinematography #Oscars2015
23 Feb ago

Neil Patrick: "don't miss Lady Gaga.. I hear she sings!" seriously? ..I hope ppl dont die from their ROFL with these killer jokes! #Oscars
23 Feb ago

Even Arabic news sites tweeting about the Oscars are funnier than Neil Patrick Harris! #Oscars2015
23 Feb ago

Honor Patricia Arquette's speech.. and go give your mother a hug! #Oscars2015
23 Feb ago

all it take is one Patricia Arquette... yay for her.. well deserved! #oscars2015
23 Feb 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.