Tear the Housing Bill apart like once the bust of Lenin!

This 1954 famous council building by Berthold Lubetkin near King’s Cross in Central London used to be called “Lenin Court.”Lubetkin tried to bring “the quality housing for all” principle from … Continue reading Tear the Housing Bill apart like once the bust of Lenin!

Poem “Mapping Us” referred to as example of regeneration voice.

A rare English poem of mine, regarding my area of Kings Cross,  has just been mentioned in a piece on regeneration written on http://www.voist.co.uk by Alex Pielak, entitled “How do … Continue reading Poem “Mapping Us” referred to as example of regeneration voice.

Tageszeitung (TAZ): Kapuzen unter Generalverdacht (Hoodies as general suspects)

Einige junge Menschen in London werden seit Olympia laut ihren eigenen Angaben bis zu viermal pro Tag von der Polizei durchsucht   Sie haben alle das gleiche Profil, dunkle Hautfarbe, und … Continue reading Tageszeitung (TAZ): Kapuzen unter Generalverdacht (Hoodies as general suspects)

Die Tageszeitung (TAZ): Die meisten Kunden sind Exzentriker (most customers are excentrics)

Bericht über die berühmten Londoner Taxifahrer zu Olympia Profile of two of London’s cabbies… (German) http://www.taz.de/Olympiataxifahrer-in-London/!98745/  

The Possibilities and Impossibilities of Being A Neighbour

Article on thinking about Jewish-Polish, Jewish-German relations and simply on the issue of being a neighbour, or not!  Leading Feature Open Democracy 4/11/2011 Special thanks to the editors of Open … Continue reading The Possibilities and Impossibilities of Being A Neighbour