squatters

2.1.17

Resisting Eviction with London’s Anti-Capitalist Squatters

Bailiffs kicked anarchists and homeless people out of a £15 million oligarch's mansion this morning.

10.27.16

I Turned an Abandoned Women’s Prison into a Protest Squat

We hung out with the group of homeless men who've made an old prison in the English countryside their new home.

10.16.16

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.

7.21.16

How to Claim Squatter's Rights to Stop Paying Your Rent

What is America if not a giant squat on someone else's land?

2.5.16

Let's Get Drunk in the Morning and Take the World by Storm: An Interview with Lukas Graham

Lukas sells out 10,000 seaters in Europe and now "7 Years" is scaling the US charts. His music's pop, but his story is way weirder than you'd think.

9.28.15

A London Cereal Café Was Attacked by an Anti-Gentrification Group Called 'Fuck Parade'

Merely hours after the window-breaking assault, the thinkpieces were out in full flower.

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6.19.15

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.

5.5.15

London's Anarchists Celebrated May Day By Holding a Riot-Party

The proletarians of London celebrated International Workers' Day by running around with flares while the police chased them.

4.8.15

Inside the Brief Occupation of the Luxury Squat Opposite Buckingham Palace

A group of London squatters calling themselves ANAL (get it?) moved even closer to the Queen of England last week.

4.7.15

Ireland's Biggest Squat Is on the Verge of Eviction

A vacant Dublin building that's home to 30 people has become a symbol of the city's gentrification battle.

10.29.14

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.

8.12.14

Berlin's Refugee Crisis

In late June, Berlin’s central Kreuzberg district became the scene of a tense standoff between a group of refugees squatting in an abandoned school and the district authorities.

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