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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الرئيس أبو كار

@AvitalLeibovich you’re really getting desperate now. It’s embarrassing.
3h ago

@caseysjournal take note of PRT. Some journalists get it.
14h ago

:) Teach these murderous bastards a lesson… US and European airlines halt Israel flights
15h ago

@Tom_El_Rumi :)
15h ago

AJ+ Fellowship Program via @ajplus
15h ago

? "@IDFSpokesperson: The seventh soldier is Sgt. Oron Shaul, 21, from Poria. We are still working to identify his body."
22h ago

@caseysjournal suggest that you read up on the laws of war.
22h ago

For a state whose existence relies on invented reality Israel's propaganda has been particularly shit during this year's attack on Gaza.
22h ago

@AvitalLeibovich my god we really are scraping the propaganda barrel now aren't we. You stupid murderous cretin.
22h 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.