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One reason why we show our solidarity to housing struggles across London

Regular readers of this blog will be only too well aware that we keep banging on about the need for people across southern Essex to start showing solidarity to ordinary Londoners fighting housing struggles across the capital. 493 more words

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THE MYTH OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING

The picture illustrating today’s blog is one of those slick artist’s impressions we are all so familiar with, purporting to show how idyllic the regenerated Heygate Estate in Southwark might look and feel when it is finished. 164 more words

In Place of Here

Fluted green fretwork

ominous picturebook snap

asylum records

abandon faith all of you who

enter here without permits

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No Poor Doors, One Commercial Street, this Thursday (19th March) 6pm prompt

The weekly pickets at the One Commercial Street development in Aldgate against the policy of having separate entrances for the affluent residents and the few social tenants the developers grudgingly housed continue. 579 more words

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Aylesbury estate: march for decent homes

There was a good turnout on a noisy march in protest at the demolition of the Aylesbury estate in the heart of the London Borough of Southwark on Saturday 14 March 2015. 323 more words

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