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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NotMobarak

Hosni Mobarak

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

عيد الأضحى شكله كدة هيجي بدري السنادي
27 Jul 13 ago

يابن الغبية يا مرسي pic.twitter.com/8v8PAOyMry
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.
26 Jun 13 ago

Watch out @DrBassemYoussef, you have new competition.
26 Jun 13 ago

Morsi: Banzeem.
26 Jun 13 ago

This is what Morsi is doing pic.twitter.com/6i9yju5DV3
26 Jun 13 ago

He’s trying to make everyone else look worse than him, so people forget about him.
26 Jun 13 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
26 Jun 13 ago

BREAKING: Morsi: Free speech is a crime.
26 Jun 13 ago

The people clapping are the same exact group of people, and they clap at the same exact time, as if on cue.
26 Jun 13 ago

Morsi: I have absolutely no idea what I am doing.
26 Jun 13 ago

Morsi: Egypt is a scientific experiment.
26 Jun 13 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 yfrog.us/6h26ofxarbwdgg…
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.