Homelessness

Culture

This Instagram account exposes the heartbreaking consequences of welfare cuts

‘Tales of Austerity’ shares handwritten true stories from some of society's most vulnerable citizens
Roisin Lanigan
11.12.19
Photography

these photos capture the magnitude of britain's homelessness epidemic

Photographer Jermaine Francis documents the tents which have become ubiquitous across the UK's urban landscapes, symbols of a system failing its most vulnerable citizens.
Jermaine Francis
10.21.19
News

this exhibition is shining a light on the uk’s homelessness epidemic

Photographer Jermaine Francis presents ‘The Invisibles’, a powerful selection of photos of the tents serving a temporary homeless shelters across British cities shot originally for i-D.
Roisin Lanigan
10.17.19
News

jaden smith launches a food truck to feed the homeless in l.a.

Days after the release of his new concept album ‘ERYS.’
Nicole DeMarco
7.8.19
Interviews

daisy-may hudson is the surprising but vital face of homelessness in contemporary britain

The young filmmaker’s debut, made after she and her family were evicted, shines a light on hidden homelessness
Colin Crummy
12.2.16
Culture

gimmie shelter: photographing the other 1960s

Nick Hedges' powerful images captured the housing crisis that gripped Britain in the 60s. As his work goes on show to commemorate homeless charity Shelter's 50th birthday, we meet the photographer.
Matthew Whitehouse
9.15.16
Culture

homelessness 50 years on: what's changed?

50 years on from the blistering drama of Cathy Come Home, we hear from Palme d'Or winning director Ken Loach on his most affecting work and speak to Adrian Jackson, founder of Cardboard Citizens: a theatre company comprised of actors who were or...
Matthew Whitehouse
7.7.16
News

kanye sold a jacket inspired by a homeless teen for $400 and people are not happy

Last month Yeezy wore a jacket inspired by homeless youth Tweaky Dave. Now he might be selling one.
Tyler Watamanuk
3.30.16