Richard Murphy is author of the Joy of Tax and a prolific blogger on his site Tax Research UK. In this post he comments on the economic causes of the housing crisis.
Video illustrating the housing crisis in Manchester and Greater Manchester. Includes links to a petition of Manc. City Council asking them to alleviate the housing crisis. With backing music from the ultimate bluesman John Lee Hooker.
Chris Mcbride, a Unite Community Grt Man Branch member, describes his experience of homelessness in the UK and abroad, and how his Union membership/work has helped him deal with problems stemming from that time