Tories at it again / 2 Articles from Tom Pride

Tories at it again / 2 Articles from Tom Pride

Tory housing spokesman in London proposed abolishing Health and Safety Executive in 2014 Harry Phibbs is a journalist who writes for the the influential Tory grassroots website Conservative Home, as well as for the Daily Mail. In 2014, Phibbs wrote a bizarre...
We Need To Talk About: Social Housing

We Need To Talk About: Social Housing

“Before you can start building [houses] on any scale, every single industry in society has got to be organised and stimulated into production.” – Aneurin Bevan, 1946. The inferno at Grenfell Tower has claimed many lives (as I write, the official estimate for people...
Grenfell Tower: “Missing” means Dead

Grenfell Tower: “Missing” means Dead

Austerity kills. No greater proof of this fact exists than that we are watching unfold around the burnt out husk of Grenfell tower in Kensington, London. This was no accident. It was cold and calculated murder. Austerity is a spectator sport. Television has...