squats

pride

Squats, Sex Clubs and Punk: The Lesbian London of the 1980s

We spoke to filmmaker Siobhan Fahey about her life back then, living and partying with a gang of lesbian-separatist punk anarchists.
Amelia Abraham
7.5.17
squatting

How Squats Can Shape the Cities They're in

An interview with Alexander Vasudevan, the author of a new book about squatting around the world.
Yohann Koshy
4.2.17
refugees

Greece Is Cracking Down on the Anarchist Squats Giving Shelter to Refugees

This week the authorities kicked more than 100 refugees out of their temporary homes, making life harder for one of the world's most marginalized populations.
Molly Crabapple
3.16.17
Stuff

Memories of Bristol’s Best-Loved Squats

One of the city's last squats was auctioned off in April, so we spoke to some squat scene veterans about their memories.
Jessica Bateman
10.16.16
Photo

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.
Bo Franklin
10.21.15
Stuff

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

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.
Joel Golby
9.1.15
Stuff

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.
Tom Jenkins
7.10.15
News

I Watched Anti-Austerity Activists Start a Squat in a London Pub

A group of students and activists occupied the space as a means of protesting the direction the UK capital is going in.
Michael Segalov
6.19.15
Stuff

A History of 'Frestonia,' a Micronation of Squatters Who Declared Independence from the UK

How a bunch of pioneering weirdos carved out their own space in London.
Harry Sword
10.29.14
Words

Festival Fit: The Worked Out Bods of Tomorrowland

We went to the land of mussels to scope out the muscles on the hottest rave bodies from around the world at the land of Tomorrow.
THUMP Staff
7.28.14
The VICE Guide to Europe 2014

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.
VICE Staff
7.3.14
Features

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.
Drew Millard
12.27.13
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