The pandemic has led to a dramatic increase in illegal evictions, leaving tenants in desperate situations.
A grassroots organisation established amid Covid-19 are protecting and representing tenants across the country.
People in dire financial straits are losing their homes because of a legal system that is failing to account for the impact of the pandemic.
Four years on from Grenfell, the Government has failed to take the necessary action to ensure homeowners’ safety – but a group of young people living in dangerous properties are fighting back.
The development at Nine Elms sheds light on a history of Conservative politicians prioritising the private gain of developers before public good, writes Labour Councillor Aydin Dikerdem.
Throughout the pandemic, the government has neglected students – particularly when it comes to housing. But a group of old school activists are stepping in and using radical politics to fight for a younger generation.
Across the country, landlords, letting agencies and tenant management companies are being challenged – and beaten – by grassroots organisers.
A new documentary, We’re Still Here, follows activist groups and social housing tenants caught up in London’s rampant social cleansing.
The Fightback is a new Huck series platforming the activists making a vital difference in their local communities – and we want to hear from you.
On Sunday, activists took to the streets of Lisbon to demonstrate against unaffordable rent hikes and widescale evictions.
Our engorged property market – and the ensuing housing crisis – has become a cornerstone of the British economy. Those who actively profit from it shouldn’t be absolved.
The City Council has been legalising legendary artists’ squats to capitalise on their ‘cool’ factor. But the move has destroyed the scene’s founding principles.