Mark Cawson documented his time living in unoccupied buildings in the English capital. Now, his photographs are being exhibited for the first time.
This isn't new: The desperate and homeless have been soap-drinking for years. What is new is a BBC investigation linking the practice to deaths, which is, on the whole, quite bad.
The late artist was "the real deal," according to those who knew her.
A group of students and activists occupied the space as a means of protesting the direction the UK capital is going in.
Hated by cops and locals, "Frestonia" was home to a bunch of pioneering weirdos who built a micronation complete with its own cultural institutions.
Here's how to avoid pissing off the locals and convince everyone that you're ein Berliner. See you in a three-hour line outside some techno Temple of Doom.
The Cinema America in Rome has been taken over by squatters, and they have been showing great films. When I visited recently, there were screenings of the hip-hop classic Beat Street and Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey.
It's been 23 years since the Berlin Wall was demolished, and now the bulldozers are back. But this time, no one's clapping. When word got out that a developer was planning to build a luxury apartment complex right on top of the preserved section of the wa…