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.
The shortest horror story: "The last man on earth sat alone in a room. There was a knock on the door. The end." -Frederic Brown
1 day, 4 hours, 50 minutes ago
..and so it continues.. power cut #2 of today starts now..!
1 day, 20 hours, 53 minutes ago
..and so it begins.. power cut #1 of today starts now..!
2 days, 1 hour, 30 minutes ago
Our building gets the cookie today, 3 power cuts in one day, each for a minimum of 90 minutes. #HappyDays
2 days, 16 hours, 9 minutes ago
Based upon popular demand, we'll repeat the Amir Ramsis episode where he discusses Jews of Egypt at 12 am on http://t.co/9Nf6vLSMqf
3 days, 16 hours, 42 minutes ago
Love in the time of Morsi.
3 days, 16 hours, 56 minutes ago
@C_M_Everhart thanks a million <3
3 days, 16 hours, 58 minutes ago
i am not sorry.. "Men are taught to apologize for their weaknesses, women for their strengths" - Anonymous
3 days, 17 hours, 3 minutes ago
Oh lovely.. The 'hair dryer' weather is back..
4 days, 2 hours, 14 minutes ago
4 days, 14 hours, 53 minutes ago
Sob7an Allah.. "Scientists are Using clay to grow bone | Harvard Gazette" http://t.co/zjCsOhUOCp via @harvard
6 days, 2 hours, 35 minutes ago
22 Unbelievable Places that are Hard to Believe Really Exist | Bored Panda http://t.co/of4fnJezXm
1 week, 22 hours, 42 minutes ago
what is annoying?listening to an electronic playlist on Youtube &suddenly a CokeStudio ad pops in z middle with Sherin singing a hiphop song
1 week, 23 hours, 44 minutes ago