Simon Childs

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Why David Cameron's Pledge to Take 20,000 Syrian Refugees Is Pathetic

For a start, Germany just took 10,000 in the space of a day.
Simon Childs
9.8.15
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Why Did Lily Allen Just Follow All These Anarchist Twitter Accounts?

The Tory-hating pop star seems to have outed herself as an anarcho-syndicalist.
Simon Childs
8.4.15
News

We Saw Protesters Storm West London Westfield Last Night

Seventy-seven were arrested in the Eric Garner solidarity "die-in".
Simon Childs
12.11.14
News

We Watched Londoners Vent Their Fury at the Michael Brown Killing Last Night

The London Black Revolutionaries led a charge from the US embassy, through the West End.
Simon Childs
11.27.14
Stuff

Everyone in the UK Still Hates Squatters

Despite a six-month-long PR drive, the squatting community are still finding life tough.
Simon Childs
12.4.13
News

Isa Muazu Would Rather Die Than Be Deported

I went to visit the hunger-striking asylum seeker as he awaits deportation to Nigeria.
Simon Childs
11.28.13
News

Angry Construction Workers Protested in London Yesterday

Britain's blacklisted workers were railing at the companies who ruined their careers.
Simon Childs
11.21.13
News

Furious Chinese People Shut Down London's Chinatown Yesterday

They're not happy about UK border officials raiding their restaurants for illegal workers.
Simon Childs
10.23.13
News

Has Krokodil, the Flesh-Eating Street Drug, Made Its Way to the UK?

A doctor in Gloucester has some pretty worrying news.
Simon Childs
10.2.13
News

The Anti-Squatting Tory MP Who – Weirdly – Seems to Love Squatters

Mike Weatherley tried to ban squatting while supporting a London squatting group.
Simon Childs
9.4.13
Stuff

Private Landlords Taught Me How to Get Rich Exploiting the Poor

Sucks for me that I too am poor.
Simon Childs
8.5.13
Stuff

Hanging Out with the Desperate People at Watford Jobs Fair Was Really Depressing

Everyone had a different story about how they'd been screwed.
Simon Childs
7.30.13
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