Fighting, Drinking and Dumpster Diving – My Life as a Crust Punk
Martine Blue has turned her days as a gutter punk into a new film, ‘Hunting Pignut'.
Grenfell Tower Fire
Should Rich People's Houses Be Seized to Help Grenfell Victims?
What to make of Corbyn's idea to "requisition" empty houses for people displaced by the fire.
How Squats Can Shape the Cities They're in
An interview with Alexander Vasudevan, the author of a new book about squatting around the world.
Black History Month
The Fight to Save the House of James Baldwin
The property is slated to be razed and turned into luxury apartments, but activists say the author's home is an important piece of black history worth saving.
Matt St. John
The Anarchist Squatters Housing Manchester’s Most Vulnerable Homeless People
We hung out with the Manchester Activist Network, which is putting people up and helping them get off Spice.
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
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.
Welcome to NOMA, Manchester's Dire New Gentrification Project
Property sharks are using north Manchester's rich history for marketing, while simultaneously destroying a historic pub.
How to Claim Squatter's Rights to Stop Paying Your Rent
What is America if not a giant squat on someone else's land?
Britain at Night
This Is the Guy You Call When You Want to Put On an Illegal Rave
"When the police come down, the police aren't in charge, we're in charge."
Amazing Photographs of London Squatters in the 70s and 80s
Mark Cawson documented his time living in unoccupied buildings in the English capital. Now, his photographs are being exhibited for the first time.
Anarchists Have Taken Over a Building in Athens to House Refugees
Members of the Anti-authoritarian Movement plan to fix up the space and turn it into temporary accommodation for refugees.
Melpomeni Maragkidou, Photos by Panagiotis Maidis