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

@_amroali @EgyptianStreets what's going on?
12h ago

"I don't have a gun, stop shooting!" #MichaelBrown #Lastwords kateoplis.tumblr.com/post/103605547…
17h ago

@basildabh did you read it?
18h ago

@monaeltahawy Apparently it's AIDS awareness :)
18h ago

@AbouMarwan Ah ok thank you. Had no idea :$
18h ago

Is the new iTunes icon really red or is it just me?
18h ago

@mohammd_atta ايه
20h ago

ناس بقالها سنين بتتريق عليها ومستنينن انها تموت. دلوقتي ماتت وبيتريقوا على سنها وحياتها. احا. بجد
20h ago

@drmadel ايه الخرا ده
20h ago

صباح ماتت؟ ارتحتوا؟
20h ago

@Aliaafayek bas ah el nas khalas ma3andahash taqa li ay 7aga.
25 Nov ago

@Aliaafayek I did see the transition bardo and I understand the comfort in it, though I might not endorse it completely.
25 Nov ago

@Aliaafayek I understand, but it's not the point i'm making bas :) I'm just amazed at the shortcutting
25 Nov 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.