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.

@Hannah__Bowman suzeeinthecity at gmail
1h ago

#AUB launches #Sawaf initiative to support,archive&promote Arab comic art and artists
10 Oct ago

Great news for Arab comics: @samandalcomics and Egypt's #Toktok to be part of #AUB library &studied in a comics program #beirut
10 Oct ago

@Sarah_Othmann sorry what's this for?
22 Sep ago

The Lost Tribes of Israel using James Foley beheading photos for their recruitment campaign. Keep it classy, London
20 Sep ago

@nellyali @Sarah_Othmann كلمي المشير، ميرا شهاده، نون النسوة، @NooNeswa
19 Sep ago

Update on video of manager savagely beating orphans in #Egypt: ministry of social affairs has transferred kids to Face Egypt via @nellyali
3 Aug 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.