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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“Again”. Cute RT @TarekNasr360: "Egypt is a police state again" sign at police brutality demo in NY pic.twitter.com/waKqIYQbQS
13h ago

@JoeKubrick 7ader
17h ago

@JoeKubrick uhm..
17h ago

@JoeKubrick what do you think of this list openculture.com/2014/10/scorse…
20h ago

????? RT @Independent: GPs to be paid £55 cash bonus for diagnosing patients with dementia ind.pn/1t4JbUm pic.twitter.com/unFCeZa4Fa
22h ago

@vegusto_uk really? does that include vegan palestinian refugees denied the right of return?
22h ago

Ramy Essam "@ahmed3zat: freemuse.org/archives/8296 Swedish city offers Egyptian musician safe city residence"
22h ago

How the UAE Tried to Silence a Popular Arab Spring Activist interc.pt/1opI4yi
21 Oct ago

تجمهر أهالى كوم السمن أمام مركز شبين القناطر.. بعد مقتل مواطن برصاص الشرطة gate.ahram.org.eg/News/550085.as… via @eahram
21 Oct ago

@Yasserigo thanks
20 Oct ago

Does this bloke think he’s being slick and ironical or what is this mess exactly twitter.com/embee/status/5… via @embee
20 Oct 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.