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

We all have to own up to our crap now.
11m ago

3h ago

Let the games begin.
9h ago

@IamMariamHamdy Heheheh
12h ago

death by mediocracy
26 Jan ago

I can pretty much be anyone, anywhere, chances are, I'm the one getting either killed, shot at or thrown in prison. no one else
26 Jan ago

Hell I can be a young mother, stand on a sidewalk with flowers to honor the dead & end up with a bullet in my head and my killer walks free.
26 Jan ago

I can also be a young woman, take part in a protest, or even stand next to one by coincidence and get 3 years.
26 Jan ago

I can be a young girl, have my clitoris sliced off, suffer an infection & have my body go into shock & die & the butcher/doctor gets 2 yrs
26 Jan ago

26 Jan ago

@RamyYaacoub opaaaa
26 Jan ago

@RamyYaacoub eh?
26 Jan ago

@AssemMemon la it's something else lol. I'm making fun of MOI
26 Jan 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.