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.

On #egypt army sending rotten food supplies to #gaza: 'gazans have higher living standards than middle class Egyptians' -one Egyptian idiot
18 Jul ago

@mina_el_naguib no just closet ndps who are becoming more vocal in their fascism. Although I'm sure their view on rabaa has shifted
10 Jul ago

As we sit in the comfort of our a/c homes &type into our flashy smartphones, we complain of #gaza 'cause we Egyptians have suffered enough'
10 Jul ago

Yes it's your right to enjoy the #WorldCup2014, doesn't mean you should complain of #PalestineUnderAttack disrupting your newsfeed
10 Jul ago

Fascinating how many Egyptians I know are becoming more vocal in their lack of concern for #GazaUnderAttack but justifying it as well #ekhs
10 Jul ago

@AssemMemon @embee @kanaafa yeah sorry never heard of freetel, you geeks. Remember hi5? That was fun
9 Jul ago

@embee @kanaafa I like to tell people that icq was the tinder of our days and they just look at me like I'm old and weird
9 Jul 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.