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.
White pilot: mass murderer. Arab pilot: terrorist #Germanwings
26 Mar ago
Fact: Egypt is an important spot for millions of migratory birds like eagles. This project is hoping to protect them bit.ly/1FR0NIV
24 Mar ago
@AnissaHaddadi you can find her on facebook and she has an eponymous website, I don't have her personal contact number
20 Mar ago
RIP #Pratchett :(
12 Mar ago
Honestly, trying to find good news about #egypt is like trying to find a needle in a militarydictatorshiphaystack, but yalla.
9 Mar ago