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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Family time.
13h ago

@Louya_ He likes playing with cats but cats dont like playing with him.
16 Apr ago

Anyone up for taking care of Fender (My golden labrador) till Monday? Or know recommendations for dog boarding hotels?
16 Apr ago

Tomorrow I get back to my bubble. Studio, home, dogs.. Repeat. It's the only way one can avoid being depressed in...
6 Apr ago

3 Apr ago

I posted a new photo to Facebook
2 Apr ago

I posted a new photo to Facebook
30 Mar ago

Disconnect. — at Cairo Airport
28 Mar ago

Hey u guise thxs 4 the bday wishes, much love and stuffz.
22 Mar ago
20 Mar ago

Some nice music from a fellow prog band in the UAE
8 Mar ago

4 Mar ago
1 Mar ago

Two of the finest Egyptian classical guitarists. Beautiful.
28 Feb ago

أهو كدة بقى زي الفل.. أخدها عوم كورول
27 Feb ago

25 Feb ago

Go #Sharmoofers!
24 Feb ago

One day.
23 Feb ago

Great musician
16 Feb ago

Anyone up for taking care of Fender, my golden labrador til mid April?
9 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.