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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Hosni Mobarak

Quoting myself from 2012: I told you so.
29 Nov 14 ago

عيد الأضحى شكله كدة هيجي بدري السنادي
12h ago

يابن الغبية يا مرسي
2 Jul 13 ago

Thawra thawra 7ata el mawt! Zenga zenga!
2 Jul 13 ago

The son of a bitch is wearing my suit!
2 Jul 13 ago

Morsi's audience; Monkeys in suits.
15h ago

Watch out @DrBassemYoussef, you have new competition.
16h ago

Morsi: Banzeem.
16h ago

This is what Morsi is doing
16h ago

He’s trying to make everyone else look worse than him, so people forget about him.
16h ago

I have never seen a president hold a press conference to call out people by name and list all the things they done wrong
16h ago

BREAKING: Morsi: Free speech is a crime.
17h ago

The people clapping are the same exact group of people, and they clap at the same exact time, as if on cue.
17h ago

Morsi: I have absolutely no idea what I am doing.
17h ago

Morsi: Egypt is a scientific experiment.
17h ago

May the 4th be with me. #itsmybirthday
4 May 13 ago

.@MuhammadMorsi, you’re an idiot, a hypocrite, a liar, an absolute fascist with no self-respect. I insulted you, now arrest me—oh wait…
3 Apr 13 ago

1 year ago today, your president escaped from prison. Yes, your president is a fugitive.
28 Jan 13 ago

Nazel el shoghl badry keda leh ya Morsi? Matkhaleek nayem shewaya kaman…
29 Dec 12 ago

@aminmarei Haha. I pity you and your ignorance, little once.
22 Dec 12 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.