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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Sarah Naguib

Security at sharm airport in top shape. Tiny mail clipper confiscated #thisisEgypt
4h ago

انا اكل حقك اه، انت تعترض، لأ
4h ago

مش المشكلة ان حد اخد دورك في الطابور وعامل عبيط. المشكلة ازاي يا حبيبتي تفتحي بقك! ايه يا حبيبتي خلاااص، هاتعمليلي فيها بتااع، ايه، فيها ايه
4h ago

@forsoothsayer haha okay so I'm always scoring like 50ish and then just the other day i scored 88! what?
22h ago

any spider solitaire addicts? #shame
23h ago

انا بس كنت عايزة اصلح السقف..اهو وقع كله علي نفوخي :)
23h ago

Continue making monsters
12 Feb ago

Is any product supposedly marketed for women in the Arab world being promoted appealingly? All the ads are ridiculous! Pads, shampoos, deos
11 Feb ago

حتي"الاوبن مايندد" مقفلين
8 Feb ago

If one day, and I pray it never comes, we can no longer say "at least we're not [insert failed state]", remember who will be to blame.
7 Feb ago

hmm, rate of new followers is significantly up despite less tweeting
7 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.