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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الرئاسة: القوات المسلحة المصرية تشارك في "عاصفة الحزم": egynews.net/ال%d… via @_
26 Mar ago

@LaurenBohn @AtlanticCouncil Thank you Lauren :D
26 Mar ago

Despite being sentenced eventually to up to 5 yrs, defendants would have been denied all these procedures at a military court, she said. 2
23 Mar ago

Campaign activist Sarah Sherif gave example of Shoura trial where defendants were able to appeal the verdict and change the judge. 1
23 Mar ago

Even with the flaws in civilian courts now, they are still better, because the foundation of military judiciary is corrupt: Sarah Sherif
23 Mar ago

It is sad that people now say that Military judiciary is not bad when compared to current verdicts coming from civilian courts: Sarah Sherif
23 Mar ago

At the 4th annual conference for the No to Military Trials campaign
23 Mar ago

Child Street Mothers – Being the Best Mothers They Can Be. wp.me/p1sf3y-mR via @nellyali
23 Mar 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.