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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An immigrant, a worker &a banker r given 10 cookies. the banker takes 9 &tells z worker "be careful z immigrant is going to steal ur cookie"
30 Sep ago

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13 Sep ago

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4 Sep ago

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4 Sep ago

@signsofrevolt where is this?
2 Sep ago

ما أجمله وما أقبحنا #SyrianRefugees #syriancrisis
2 Sep ago

12 days!!!…
2 Sep ago

Germany just did something huge for Syrian refugees — and for the future of Europe… via @voxdotcom
30 Aug ago

خايفة السكة تبقى زحمة إنهارده.. فماعرفش أفرح! #مصر_بتفرح
16h ago

أين تفرح هذا المساء؟ #مصر_بتفرح
5 Aug ago

أنا جاهزة أهه... #مصر_بتفرح
5 Aug ago

يلا...السنة الجاية نهر نيل جديد...ومعبد أقدم من الكرنك ب٧ ألاف سنة.. وهرمين جداد منحوتين من الدهب والألماظ.... #مصر_بتفرح
5 Aug 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.