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7.5.17

Memories from the Lesbian London of the 1980s

We spoke to filmmaker Siobhan Fahey about her life back then, living and partying with a gang of lesbian separatist punk anarchists.

4.2.17

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.

3.16.17

Greece Is Cracking Down on the Anarchist Squats Giving Shelter to Refugees

This week the authorities kicked more than 100 refugees out of their temporary homes, making life harder for one of the world's most marginalized populations.

2.27.17

If You Run, You Should Be Doing This Workout

Because you need more than just endurance to survive training season.

10.21.15

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.

10.14.15

Tinned Sweetcorn and Chocolate Biscuits Are Helping Calais Migrants Feel Human

While many at “The Jungle” migrant camp in Calais rely on meals provided by French authorities, Sudanese refugee Saif cooks with donated British food. “We need to survive by eating as we wait for good news,” he says.

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9.1.15

Gangs of Street Drinkers Are Raiding London Hospitals to Get Wasted on Alcoholic Hand Gel

This isn't new: The desperate and homeless have been soap-drinking for years. What is new is a BBC investigation linking the practice to deaths, which is, on the whole, quite bad.

7.10.15

Remembering Jo Brocklehurst, the Artist Who Documented London's 1980s Anarcho-Punk Squatters

The late artist was "the real deal," according to those who knew her.

6.19.15

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

A group of students and activists occupied the space as a means of protesting the direction the UK capital is going in.

10.29.14

A History of 'Frestonia,' a Micronation of Squatters Who Declared Independence from the UK

How a bunch of pioneering weirdos carved out their own space in London.

7.29.14

Festival Fit: The Worked Out Bods of Tomorrowland

We went to the land of mussels to scope out the muscles on the hottest rave bodies from around the world at the land of Tomorrow.

7.3.14

Don't Go Clubbing if You're Not Gonna Dance, Dickhead – The VICE Guide to Berlin

Here's how to avoid getting spat on by the locals in the German capital.

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