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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24 Nov ago

How State Failure Is Deepening Class Tensions in Egypt pocket.co/suZbv
24 Nov ago

Why the Press Is Less Free Today pocket.co/suZJ8
24 Nov ago

The insecurity of a security state: What can Hannah Arendt tell us about Egypt? -By @_amroali politicsinspires.org/insecurity-sec…
24 Nov ago

Egypt terror group pledges alliance to ISIS edition.cnn.com/2014/11/20/wor…
21 Nov ago

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Drones (HBO): youtu.be/K4NRJoCNHIs via @YouTube
20 Nov ago

The Mystery of Abdul-Rahman, or Peter Kassig newyorker.com/news/amy-david… via @NewYorker
19 Nov ago

حالات الإصابة بمرض انفلونزا الطيور في مصر منذ عام 2006 وحتى الآن بلغ 180 توفيت منهم 65 حالة بنسبة وفاة 36% egynews.net/ال%D…
18 Nov ago

تقصى حقائق 30 يونيو تعرض تقريرها النهائى الأسبوع المقبل : egynews.net/تق%d… via @_
17 Nov ago

المتحدث باسم الداخلية: مخابرات دولية وراء حادثي كرم القواديس ودمياط: egynews.net/ال%d… via @_
17 Nov ago

Sofar Sounds fits snugly in Cairo's DIY culture trend | Mada Masr madamasr.com/sections/cultu… via @MadaMasr
17 Nov ago

Decor's cast and director @ahmada2 following the #premiere on Friday at the Cairo #Film #Festival.… instagram.com/p/vcwmLvtAg7/
16 Nov ago

How do you translate post colonial guilt to Arabic?
15 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.