Oscar Webb

HOUSING CRISIS

We Asked a Pioneering Architect How to Solve the Housing Crisis

Neave Brown built council housing projects that look utopian compared to today's system of "total social abuse".
Oscar Webb
11.21.17
Kensington and Chelsea

The Super-Rich Retirement Flats Being Built on a Former Public Nursing Home

The "Grenfell" council is proving that you can gentrify long into old age.
Oscar Webb
8.1.17
PROTESTS

The People, Placards and Dogs Protesting Trump and May in London Last Night

The many ways to call Trump a dickhead.
Oscar Webb
1.31.17
News

We Went to a Student Masterclass About the Best Way to Hold a Rent Strike

Student housing is in crisis point, so an activist training camp is teaching students how to fight for change.
Oscar Webb
9.19.16
BRITAIN = ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Thousands of Labour Party Members Rallied to 'Keep Corbyn In'

Ahead of Jez facing a vote of no confidence from his parliamentary party, supporters gathered in central London to say no to 'Jexit'.
Oscar Webb
6.28.16
BRITAIN = ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

“Migrants In, Murdoch Out”: Photos from the First Post-Brexit Protest in London

The evening after the night before, we watched a group show their support for the refugees and migrants scapegoated throughout the Leave campaign.
Yohann Koshy
6.25.16
News

I Watched Rent-Striking Students in London Celebrate Their £850,000 Victory

The UCL students don't consider the battle won quite yet, but have gained what they consider a major rent cost concession from their university's administration.
Oscar Webb
6.19.16
News

Luxury Property Sharks Are Weaselling Out of Their Obligations to Pay for Social Housing

Despite making £17 million more than expected.
Oscar Webb
6.15.16
News

Why Are So Many Student Unions Trying to Leave the NUS?

Depending who you talk to, the union is concentrating far too much, or not enough, on the wrong things.
Oscar Webb
6.3.16
Is University Still Worth It?

Zero Hours Contracts Are Driving University Lecturers To Despair

And they're striking about it today and tomorrow.
Oscar Webb
5.25.16
News

What Happens Next in the Junior Doctors Dispute?

Are NHS A&Es really going to look like war zone field hospitals before Jeremy Hunt or the junior doctors blink?
Oscar Webb
4.25.16
News

Asking People Coming Out of a Hospital What They Think of the Junior Doctors Strike

"My life would have been turned upside down without the NHS."
Oscar Webb
2.10.16
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