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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Another shot from yr fire correspondent of this giant mothafucker which is somewhere behind ramsis ربنا يستر pic.twitter.com/0PxIDM91ql
2h ago

A conflagration of some kind visible from marghany pic.twitter.com/Sc64ixoFHu
2h ago

WHO SAYS THE ISLAMIC WORLD IS RESISTING A REFORMATION, ISLAMOPHOBES??? #pt
7h ago

a moazzan changed the call to prayer from "prayer is better than sleeping" to "prayer is better than facebook" alnabaa.net/Story/476086
7h ago

#هنا_العاصمة | لقاء حصري .. الناشطة أمل كلوني تتحدث عن تداعيات الحكم فى ... youtu.be/FCLmBZs760s
30 Aug ago

@Champagne_Gabi lol
29 Aug ago

<3 <3 six degrees of separation from george!!!!! <3 <3 RT @SherineT: Amal Clooney arrives in court - pic.twitter.com/3RD3xHq1MJ
29 Aug ago

murdered 65 years ago today pbs.org/wgbh/amex/till… The Shocking Story of Approved Killing in Mississippi
28 Aug ago

lol city RT @mrmarksteel: My column has arrived, I bring news of Labour jollity independent.co.uk/voices/comment…
28 Aug ago

more good stuff from @basildabh about bullshit conspiracy theories revolving around egypt’s copts endlesstransition.wordpress.com/2015/08/27/min…
27 Aug ago

@RobertMackey no. @moftasa did
27 Aug ago

and yet they will let netanyahu in!!!! time.com/4012588/tyler-…
27 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.