Manifesto

Architects for Social Housing (ASH) was founded in March 2015 in order to respond architecturally to London’s housing ‘crisis’. We are a Community Interest Company that organises working collectives of architects, urban designers, engineers, quantity surveyors, planners, film-makers, photographers, writers and housing campaigners for individual projects. Tailored to meet specific needs, these collectives operate with developing … Continue reading Manifesto

Virtue and Terror: Resisting the UK Biosecurity State

Virtue and Terror: Resisting the UK Biosecurity State, our third collection of articles on the coronavirus crisis, is available as a 246-page pdf file or ebook for a £10 donation to ASH through PayPal. As all our articles are, they are also available for free on this website. Preface This is the third collection of … Continue reading Virtue and Terror: Resisting the UK Biosecurity State

The UK ‘Vaccination’ Programme. Part 3: Resistance

‘Totalitarian government, like all tyrannies, certainly could not exist without destroying the public realm of life, that is, without destroying, by isolating men, their political capacities. But totalitarian domination as a form of government is new, in that it is not content with this isolation and destroys private life as well.’ — Hannah Arendt, The … Continue reading The UK ‘Vaccination’ Programme. Part 3: Resistance

The UK ‘Vaccination’ Programme. Part 2: Virtue and Terror

Table of Contents Part 2. Virtue and Terror Censorship and Consent How to ‘Vaccinate’ UK Children Virtue and Terror Crime and Punishment in the UK Biosecurity State 1. Censorship and Consent On 9 February, 2021, Luke Garrett, a 20-year-old Scottish man with muscular dystrophy and autism but otherwise fit and well, died less than 12 … Continue reading The UK ‘Vaccination’ Programme. Part 2: Virtue and Terror

The UK ‘Vaccination’ Programme. Part 1: Adverse Drug Reactions and Deaths

Table of Contents Part 1. Adverse Drug Reactions and Deaths What is a COVID-19 ‘Vaccine’? Adverse Drug Reactions to COVID-19 ‘Vaccines’ Deaths Following Injection with a COVID-19 ‘Vaccine’ Overall Mortality in the UK Biosecurity State It’s been nine months now since, in my article Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics: Manufacturing the Crisis, I analysed the … Continue reading The UK ‘Vaccination’ Programme. Part 1: Adverse Drug Reactions and Deaths

ASH Press Release: St Raphael’s Estate Saved from Demolition

ASH is happy to announce that, a month after we published and delivered to Brent Council our report on the design alternative to the demolition of St. Raphael’s estate — which demonstrated among other things the financial unviability of demolishing and redeveloping the 760 homes — Brent Council has agreed with us and called off … Continue reading ASH Press Release: St Raphael’s Estate Saved from Demolition

Saving St. Raphael’s Estate: The Alternative to Demolition

Architects for Social Housing is pleased to announce the publication of our report on the design alternative to the demolition of St. Raphael’s estate in Neasden, in the London Borough of Brent. The result of two years’ work with residents, the report includes ASH’s proposals for the refurbishment of the estate’s 760 existing homes, the improvement … Continue reading Saving St. Raphael’s Estate: The Alternative to Demolition

The Unlawful Killing of Ian Tomlinson

Dedicated to the memory of Ian Tomlinson (7 February, 1962—1 April, 2009) and the 1,772 people who have died after contact with the police in England and Wales between 1990 and 2020, for not one of whose deaths has a police officer been convicted. 1 P.C. Simon Harwood killed Ian Tomlinson With a standard-issue extendable … Continue reading The Unlawful Killing of Ian Tomlinson

The Impact of Lockdown on UK Housing

This text was originally published by the Academy of Ideas at University of Buckingham in the People’s Lockdown Inquirer, a book-length report documenting the impact of lockdown restrictions on UK government, media, health, care homes, social work, education, schools, universities, children, the economy, work, industries, housing, prisons, transport, culture, arts, sport, society, rights and freedoms. The … Continue reading The Impact of Lockdown on UK Housing