Amazing Photographs of London Squatters in the 70s and 80s

Mark Cawson documented his time living in unoccupied buildings in the English capital. Now, his photographs are being exhibited for the first time.


Gangs of Street Drinkers Are Raiding London Hospitals to Get Wasted on Alcoholic Hand Gel

Turns out drinking alcoholic soap can be really bad for you, though?


Drugs, Squats and the Birth of Techno: A Mancunian in 80s Berlin

We talked to Berlin music-scene staple, Mark Reeder, about the cultural apoplexy that was West Berlin during the 1980s, and what happened when he brought Joy Division over to play.


Remembering Jo Brocklehurst, the Artist Who Documented London's 1980s Anarcho-Punk Squatters

The late artist was "the real deal", according to those who knew her.


Remembering Frestonia, the Squatter State That Declared Independence from the UK

Before it became a byword for gentrification, Notting Hill was home to a bunch of weirdos.


Don't Go Clubbing if You're Not Gonna Dance, Dickhead – The VICE Guide to Berlin

Here's how to avoid getting spat on by the locals in the German capital.


The VICE Guide to Milan 2014

People there are so beautiful they don't even have to get wasted to get laid.


Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Rap Squats but Were Afraid to Ask

A brief conversation with the Lord of All Rap Squats, Bauce Sauce.


Everyone in the UK Still Hates Squatters

Despite a six-month-long PR drive, the squatting community are still finding life tough.


Berliners Are Fighting a War Against Hipster-Led Gentrification

And it looks like they just might be the first people to succeed.


Waiting for the Cops at a Squat Resistance Party

The laws may have changed, but it doesn't seem like the battle between the Met and London's squatters is gonna end any time soon.


Amsterdam Squat Riot!

A squatter, squatting.