Hackney Council Is Demolishing an Entire Estate to Build More Luxury Housing
The redevelopment of Hackney's Colville estate is supposed to be a model of regeneration, but really it's about turning public land into private profit.
All the News You Need to Read This Morning
Apparently millennials don't like potatoes because they're "unhealthy" and not "trendy".
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".
How Councils Ruin Social Housing for Financial Gain
We spoke to director Paul Sng about his new documentary, 'Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle'.
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The Government Is Using 'A Public Inquiry' to Dodge Grenfell Fire Questions
It can't be allowed to defer people's anger.
REVEALED: London Landlords Are Routinely Missing Deadlines To Address Serious Fire Hazards
A number of landlords in London, including the group that manages Grenfell Tower, have failed to comply with serious hazard notices from the fire brigade.
What It’s Like Saving Lives on the Front Lines of an Opioid Crisis
"It's been chaos and constant putting out fires, not only in our building of 90 residents, but on the streets, in the alleys."
Stream Marquis Hawkes' Debut Album 'Social Housing' in Full
Check out the Berlin based producer's LP exclusively here on THUMP.
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How Social Housing and Southend on Sea Influenced Marquis Hawkes' Debut Album
Listen to an exclusive cut from the producer's first LP, 'Social Housing'.
Photos of London's Under-Threat Council Estates
Social housing is not as same-y as people think.
VICE Long Reads
The Slow Death of Council Housing in the UK
Speaking to the residents of some of the UK's most famous council estates about the systematic erasure of social housing.
Three Ways George Osborne Could U-Turn on Tax Credits
It looks like the Chancellor could be gearing up for a massive volte-face over the controversial policy that would make 3.3 million working families poorer.