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Questions of Unity: Why Labour Activists Can't Stop Council Homes Being Blown Up

Has Jeremy Corbyn struck a Faustian pact with Labour's gentrification-happy local councillors?
Simon Childs
10.19.16
News

Photos from the Demolition of Copenhagen’s Cannabis Supermarket

After a violent shootout on Wednesday night, the residents of Christiania decided to demolish the neighbourhood's drug stands themselves.
Sarah Buthmann
9.2.16
Stuff

Photos of the Glasgow High-Rises That Are About to Disappear

We spoke to filmmaker Chris Leslie about The Glasgow Renaissance, his multimedia project documenting the changing nature of the city's skyline.
Francisco Garcia
3.1.16
Art

$20 Gets You into Toronto's All-You-Can-Break "Rage Room"

Just don't make your theme song Limp Bizkit.
Leander Roet
8.31.15
Art

Photojournalist Captures the Sublime Beauty of German Buildings Being Destroyed

Photojournalist Meike Fischer fossilizes the dramatic changes in Frankfurt's skyline in her ongoing photo series 'Panta Rhei/Frankfurt.'
Sami Emory
5.12.15
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Forcing Development Sharks to Rebuild a Bulldozed Pub Shows That London Has Had Enough

They can take our land, they can raise our rent, but they can never take our boozers.
Mark Wilding
4.30.15
Stuff

Why the Gentrification Sharks Who Bulldozed a London Pub Without Permission Should Be Forced to Rebuild It

The Carlton Tavern in Kilburn got demolished just days before it was to be listed. London needs to show it won't stand for this.
Mark Wilding
4.15.15
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Living in the Shadows of Glasgow's High Rise Ghettos Before They Get Blown Up

The sad end of the Red Row flats – Glasgow's city in the sky.
Peter Geoghegan
1.28.15
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The Hangover News

Barack Obama got banned from Chechnya, but you were probably too drunk to notice.
Mac Hackett
7.28.14
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Blowing Up Glasgow's High-Rise Ghettos for Live TV Is Amazingly Crass

Live-action gentrification shouldn't be part of the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony.
Dan Hancox
4.8.14