LSE Security Remove Belongings of Homeless Person

On Monday, LSE Security removed the belongings of a homeless person outside the Old Curiosity Shop on campus. Security personnel, aided by those dressed in full protective garments, moved the tent that the man had been sleeping in outside the…

Accusations of ‘Hostile Architecture’ Made Against LSE

New benches have been installed outside LSE Library within the past month. Long silver benches have been replaced with those with the additional gaps and armrests often cited as ‘defensive’, ‘anti-homeless’ or ‘hostile’ architecture. The Beaver news team was made…

Homeless man found dead near Parliament

Last Wednesday, a homeless man was found dead in the underpass of Westminster tube station, which serves the Houses of Parliament. The Metropolitan police reported the death as “unexplained, but not suspicious.” A Portuguese national, he was a former model…