A Social Cleansing - Gentrification and the Housing Crisis in London

We are in the middle of a growing housing crisis (the UK is in breach of its own United Nations human rights commitment to provide people with adequate homes) which is resulting in a social cleansing of London. This film looks at the West Hendon Estate, Barnet, where over 600 social housing units are being knocked down to make way for 2,000 luxury apartments. 

Created by Kam Sandhu & Rick Sims for Real Media

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A Social Cleansing - Gentrification and the Housing Crisis in London