Homelessness

Policing

Cops Who Led Handcuffed Black Man Down the Street by a Rope Won't Face Investigation

The man's family said he’s been homeless and seeking treatment for mental illness over the past several years.
Emma Ockerman
4 days ago
housing

Brighton Could Be the First UK City to Pass a 'Homeless Bill of Rights'

The bill isn't a set of policy proposals, but guidance on how local councils should treat the rising issue of homelessness.
David Hillier
8.2.19
money-inequality

The Creative and Cruel Ways People Make Life Hell for the Homeless

It's not just playing "Baby Shark" over and over.
Molly Taft
7.22.19
money-inequality

Photos of the Most Egregious 'Anti-Homeless' Architecture

Once you start looking, you realise what critics call "hostile architecture" is everywhere.
Rick Paulas
6.26.19
Food

As a Youth Worker, Food Is My Secret Weapon

Everyone has an opinion about food. Everyone has a positive memory, fun story or emotional connection to a particular dish.
Ciaran Thapar
6.14.19
Homelessness

How to Treat the Homeless, According to the Homeless

With homelessness continuing to surge, and the government further dehumanising rough sleepers, here are some things to bear in mind.
Niloufar Haidari
5.3.19
VICE Specials

The Homeless Man Who Made a Horror Film

Watch VICE's new doc, 'The Homeless Film Director,' and hear from the team behind it about how David Fussell's inspiring story came together.
VICE UK
4.11.19
PUB NOTES

What's Gone On This Week: Tories Take More Domestic Flights Amid Climate Crisis

WHY.
NEO
4.5.19
PUB NOTES

What's Gone On This Week: Toilet Paper Suppliers Are More Prepared for Brexit Than the British Government

Also, Lorraine Kelly avoids a £1.2 million tax bill after a judge ruled she has been performing the character of "Lorraine Kelly" on morning television.
NEO
3.22.19
Homelessness

The Anti-Homeless Law That Scotland Scrapped But England Still Enforces

Why campaigners want to repeal the "Vagrancy Act".
Rebecca Nathanson
3.19.19
Homelessness

The Story of One of the Hundreds of Homeless Deaths in the UK

In the last 18 months, 796 people have died homeless in the UK; Kristain Olsteins was one of them.
Samir Jeraj
Natalie Bloomer
3.14.19
Homelessness

The Full Story Behind That Letter Telling a Person with Mental Health Issues They're 'Resilient' Enough to Be Homeless

We called Torbay Council to ask for an explanation.
Ben Charlie Smoke
3.13.19
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