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

12h ago

almost gotten sick after every single plane ride. Metal flying tubes of germs. :(
23h ago

Must read report analyzing trends in #Egypt's security over past 4 years by @TimepDC…
30 Oct ago

@Hello_Tailor @emmkaff It's a problem with online communication in general. Things like caps, use of periods, ellipses etc misinterpreted
30 Oct ago

@Nael_Shama because the sales girls take them and sell them to people. It's very common.
30 Oct ago

الحرية للاسواق الحرة المصرية - تيسترز مسروقة وخراطيش ملطوشة وازايز معدودة
30 Oct ago

@Hello_Tailor @emmkaff But honestly, many assertive emails from men make them come off as douche bags. So yea..
30 Oct ago

After 2 weeks of barely using my phone or laptop, I can't go for an hour now in front of a screen w/o a splitting headache. Says a lot
30 Oct ago

@herhollowness :(((
30 Oct ago

شهوة السلطة. صباح الخير..
30 Oct 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.