squatters

squats

What Spending 24 Hours in a Squat Taught Me About Gen Z

The generation's desire to better the world is only rivalled by their need to fight the establishment – even when the establishment doesn't seem too concerned about fighting back.
Lea Albring
7.3.17
anti-capitalism

Resisting Eviction with London’s Anti-Capitalist Squatters

Bailiffs kicked anarchists and homeless people out of a £15 million oligarch's mansion this morning.
Matt Broomfield
2.1.17
Stuff

I Turned a Shuttered Women’s Prison Into a Protest Squat

We hung out with the group of homeless men who've made an old prison their new home – and have a day left before they're due in court.
Alex King; Photos: Theo McInnes
10.27.16
Stuff

From the Magpie to Demolition Diner: 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.
Jessica Bateman
10.15.16
Stuff

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

What is America if not a giant squat on someone else's land?
Jacob Harper
7.22.16
News

The Attack on the Cereal Killer Café Was a Fight Between Overgrown Children

But what does that actually <i>mean</i> for society?
Sam Kriss
9.28.15
Stuff

Amid San Francisco's Housing Crisis, an Organisation Turns Vacant Building Into Squats

Homes Not Jails scouts out empty buildings in the city and turns them into squats for those who can't afford to pay San Francisco's steep rent.
Harmon Leon
9.10.15
News

I Watched Anti-Austerity Activists Start a Squat in a London Pub

Bearing witness to the birth of a new rebel HQ.
Michael Segalov
6.18.15
News

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

The proletarians of London celebrated International Workers' Day – or May Day – by running around with flares and listening to gabber while the police chased them.
Chris Bethell, Words: Simon Childs
5.5.15
Stuff

Inside the Brief Occupation of the Luxury Squat Opposite Buckingham Palace

A group of London squatters called ANAL moved even closer to the Queen last week.
Nadira Amrani
4.8.15
News

Ireland's Biggest Squat Is on the Verge of Eviction

A Dublin squat has become a symbol of the city's gentrification battle.
Norma Costello
4.7.15
Music

Meeting the Protesters Squatting Soho's Doomed 12-Bar Club

Thanks to Crossrail, there are plans to demolish the iconic venue. But "The Bohemians" – as the squatters call themselves – plan to stay there for as long as it takes for the bulldozers to retreat.
Jak Hutchcraft
1.22.15
0102