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

@HafsaHalawa jesus he’s a scary looking mofo
5h ago… This Is How People In The Middle East Are Making Fun Of ISIS
5h ago

God I am so sick of Alia Mahdy's ladybits. Put your tits away luv.
18h ago

If fucking IS el khara ever tried to invade Cairo the city's natural defence wld repel them & that defence is the mothafucking October brdge
22h ago

@elijahzarwan lol!
31 Aug ago

@hany2m ta
31 Aug ago

What is Azza Garf’s twitter handle?
31 Aug ago

Like Destiny’s Child when they changed the lineup… أبوعيطة لـ«الشروق»: مجلس النواب القادم سيكون أسوأ من برلمان 2012
31 Aug ago

@embee @evanchill yeah will send it to you but on Sunday as it's in my laptop and I'm out of town.
29 Aug ago

Great picture
29 Aug ago

Are ISIS just about sharia lebensraum or what do they want exactly.
28 Aug ago

@asoueif any directions about where to go exactly in the maqaber?
28 Aug 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.