squatting

  1. milou

    Seeking Couch Seeking Squat or couch in Amsterdam/netherlands

    Hey everyone, I’ve just arrived in Amsterdam and looking for a nice community. If anyone needs an extra pair of hands or a friendly face I’d be greatful to share a space & company . Alternativly, any kind of wwoofing place would be cool too! I’m a guy in my twenties, from Australia with a...
  2. Slingshot Collective

    Kansas City Squatters' Handbook from the feral cat collective

    I would post this in the library but the PDF isn't downloading to this computer. https://web.archive.org/web/20140223190626/http://zinelibrary.info/files/kcsquat.pdf Anyone else who has lost 'zines when zinelibrary.info went down, please check archive.org for it!
  3. Matt Derrick

    #08 - Adventures in Squatting with Homes Not Jails

    Link: https://youtu.be/9dkUp3n1Gzs This week we'll be speaking with Wren and Stix as they recall some of their previous work opening abandoned buildings for squatters in the San Francisco bay area. The StP podcast is a weekly series discussing various topics related to underground travel and...
  4. MetalBryan

    My Alice...

    The reason I am posting this is sort of self-reflective but maybe some of you will find a useful peice of information. I am finally staring down an eviction I always knew was inevitable. I don't know where I'll go, necessarily, but I know it will likely be around the new year - in winter as a...
  5. Darby Howard

    Squatting in montana

    I'm in east Helena mt and just tryna find a good abandoned house to squat. Any tips?
  6. tony longshanks

    Cheeta says Hi / magic castle squatter film vision

    Hello squatters & misfit travelers, my name is Cheeta (that's not the name the housies get, but it's the name that you get!). I've been semi-lurking & occasionally posting on this forum for a while, minus a proper introduction. I finally thought of a good one. So, a couple years ago I was...
  7. Toadandspur

    Stranded as fuck in EL CENTRO

    I recently came across matt's book, the anarchists guide.. Got it from a friend named toasty. Toasted tramp on insta. Him and i both agree that the book overwhelmingly SHOULD NOT HAVE BEEN FUCKING PUBLISHED BECAUSE CERTAIN SECRETS ARE LEFT TO BE DISCOVERED AND NOT TO BE GIVEN AWAY FREELY, That...
  8. mans

    hitchhike nightmare tips

    hey everyone i wish you all a blessed life and journey thrue traveling. i'm leaving soon to hitchhike Europe and i wondered if any of you have some more tips to recognize bad people and intensions. i have 3 years of hitchhiking experience so i know about most of the general tips and tricks...
  9. ScatteredCrowBones

    Poking the Campfire

    Hey There! just thought I'd introduce myself to any of the west coast wanderers. Been wandering around the west coast and the deserts of the south west for a couple years. Wintering here on the North Coast, trying to set up and squat a house right now. I'd love to talk with folks familiar with...
  10. A

    Squatting is a Deadly Game

    I have learned a lot of things about Squatting in Kanisas City this week that I will share with you. Though I sometimes ramble, there will actually be a lot of good information found throughout this post . KCMO as it turns out has some of the loosest squatting regulations in the country. I will...
  11. Waters

    Taylor Camp 69-77'

    Does anyone know of any places that exist today like Taylor Camp in Hawaii from 69'-77'?
  12. A

    Squatting Public Buildings

    I was just curious on whether squattets occupying a public building are afforded the same tenant protection as like houses. What are your thoughts on holding a popup event in such a building. Is it feasible or a felony waiting to happen?
  13. Griffagriff

    Squatting in Victoria, BC, Canada, Vancouver Island

    Hello there. So I've just moved to Victoria on Vancouver island and am living in my car. I've found a big old house in a beautiful neighbourhood that's been abandoned and boarded up and graffitied. I've squatted in various places around the world but never in Canada. What are the rules and...
  14. A

    When Squatters Attack

    I'm guessing that's not a very good exit strategy when squatting. Don't feed the trolls Mr Pisky!
  15. tony longshanks

    clowns in the fire house

    tell yo friends my new zine is droppin it's called Clowns in the Fire House if you're lucky maybe it will drop on Y - 0 - U 2 :) telnet towel.blinkenlights.nl glamortramp [email protected]
  16. The Niche

    Edinburgh Fringe bound

    Hello again! It's been a fair while since I've been around but I'm going toward Edinburgh shortly (approximately the 22nd). I know Edinburgh isn't great for squatting but if anyone could offer me some floor or some recommendations for living cheap, I'd really appreciate it! I'm working in the...
  17. Acxulo

    News & Blogs La Jungla okupa BCN evicted by cops today

    La Jungla, a renowned squat in the Guinardo neighbourhood of Barcelona located at Carrer Arc de Sant Martí 98, was evicted today after 18 years of occupation. La Jungla was an integral part of the Barcelona squat scene, frequented by many during their annual "La Jungla Festival", as well as...
  18. VikingAdventurer

    Video StP Cribz!

    Here's a little something that @sofarfromhome & I made today. It's a video tour in the style of "mtv cribs" of the squat we've been living in for the past few months. Enjoy!
  19. Acxulo

    News & Blogs The FRAPRU will squat land and buildings in various cities in Quebec

    A series of squatting actions throughout the so called "Province of Québec", to take place from the 22nd of May in Montréal, Sherbrooke, and Québec City, the 23rd in Beauharnois, and the 24th in Rouyn-Noranda and Rimouski, organised by FRAPRU (Le Front d’action populaire en réaménagement...
  20. black

    questions about surviving in the Puget Sound wilderness (food availibility, weather, community)

    So I know there's some of you that have some experience in that particular area and my first post on this was pretty vague, and was about general tips on the area and where to be. this post is different in that it's inspired by my general green-ness and fear of transitioning. so I have some...
  21. Droidy Pendejo

    Squatting in Vancouver BC

    Hey there. What's the squat scene like in Van? Is it well organized by neighbourhoods or more of wild squattling style? I know there is no shortage of empty houses in Vancouver. Anyways, anybody out there have experience and might be willing to shed some light? With a vast portion of houses...
  22. feralxfeline

    Abandoned Olympia Beer Brewery

    This is one of the largest, most expansive abandoned structures ive explored. there are several large buildings, some of which are over 9 stories high, all connected by above ground and underground corridors. These pictures don't quite give justice to the amount of space there is to explore. The...
  23. krynitz

    NYC and sleeping rough

    I'm curious about various aspects of sleeping rough in NYC in winter. I'm not one for cold and roughing it in cities as big as NYC always puts me on edge, the two combined appears nightmarish. Has anyone here gone through it? Are there particular spots that are dry, warmer? Are there...
  24. Koala

    Featured Photos 5 months in the land down under

    In July 2016, I set off to Melbourne, Australia to study at one of the uni's there for a semester. And man, lemme tell you, it's been one heck of a ride. I was a little bit bummed out that I'd be stationary in Melbourne studying for most of my time there, but I had a pretty small course load and...
  25. Slingshot Collective

    Barrington Hall-Berkeley (1990)

    This is an old image from Love and Rage. One of us found this video of graffiti from Barrington Hall when it was still a student housing co-op: This is actually where the first hand full of issues of Slingshot were laid out! There's a bit more on this website...
  26. AnarchyandChaosInc

    Adverse Possesion Eco-Village Project in Pittsburgh PA

    Anarchy and Chaos Inc. is a currently small collective interested in promoting organized squatting in the Pittsburgh area. We believe that taking over abandoned properties for the purposes of providing housing, community centers, and public gardens should be a prime goal of our society. It...
  27. bellend

    Russia: saint P or Moscow for squatting/ antifa lyf

    want to move to moscow or saint petersburg soon, what are opinions on antifa movement in both/either? heard generally good things about st p but also not so sure how up to date that info is. got to thinking that maybe moscow is more active these days. any info welcome
  28. Slingshot Collective

    Photos Thoughts on Squatting in the San Francisco Bay Area

    http://littleblackcart.com/zines/thoughts-on-squatting-in-the-san-francisco-bay-area/ Everything from this 'zine is available online for free:
  29. gracius

    Some Squatting resources

    Here are some zines and resources you may have come across but they should be on here! 1) Its Vacant Take it! The San Francisco 'Homes not Jails' squat manual. Useful techniques and methodology but with research resources somewhat specific to SF...
  30. Guy Chouinard

    News & Blogs Reddit Thread On Squatting Homes, Interesting Read.

    Has anyone successfully squatted a home?
  31. Guy Chouinard

    The Diggers

    Some of you older folk may remember The Diggers. They have a web page and I just stumbled on it. Thought I'd share.
  32. JuR

    Hello world

    hey! :) I'm Jure, from Slovenia (yes it's a fucking small country overseas), part of a squatting collective in my hometown and nomad by heart. Even though I'm being a good-boy-settled-down multimedia student, I go hitchhiking and tramping around the world every summer. I'm here mostly for...
  33. SandyErika

    Squatting in Las Vegas

    Hi guys. My name is Sandy Lopez and I'm a reporter at View News of the Las Vegas Review-Journal. I'm working on a story about squatting in Las Vegas and was wondering if 1) Anyone is currently squatting in Las Vegas and would be willing to talk to me or 2) If anyone has squatted in Las Vegas...
  34. T

    How's Arizona for squatting or whatevs.

    I've always really wanted to spend some time there. I love wide open expanse and intense sun. Any one have any experience with this place? Anything you have to add is appreciated.
  35. K

    Land Ho! Dream coming to fruition

    across the street: Strawberry guava, tasty fruit, bentwood furniture, woven fences and???? Up the street (if you guessed very little traffic +8 Internet points) down the street, roads are decent, not far to paved stuff, mountain bike ready). Well, my wife and I are in the process of...
  36. Vulture

    Squatters in need of an anthem?

    Hey, Fairly recently, Dick Lucas (Subhumans, Citizen Fish and Culture Shock vocalist) pointed me in the direction of the Autonomads, "music that says something? Autonomads uk anarchopolitical" It's a pretty clever mix of Ska, Dub and Anarcho-punk, plus Pixie, female vocalist (one of three...
  37. Ash Ludd

    Travelling Europe, Need Inspiration

    Think I'm gonna head out to mainland Europe again fairly soon, need some inspiration for where to go though... anyone know any cool places they recommend? Radical farms, beautiful landscapes, good squatting communities, street festivals, good folk/metal/punk scene etc.? Pretty burned out on...
  38. seeking existence

    Event UC Santa Cruz Camper/Trailer Park Olympics 2015

    Nestled near the northern edge of the UC Santa Cruz campus, betwixt and between the border of the mighty redwood forests, exists a thriving camper/trailer park where rad students, undergraduates and graduates alike, study and live; students who live here call themselves "parkies". More ephemeral...
  39. undine

    Squatting on the rise in Ireland

    Hi, I am an Irish squatter, updating on how things are going in Ireland; The squatting scene here is really taking off, its legally a civil matter until injunctions or ejectment orders are issued. So legally its very similar to the UK before the law changed. There is a massive homeless crisis...
  40. Matt Derrick

    News & Blogs Wanted: Good Squatters for Detroit

    http://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/local/detroit-city/2015/09/17/detroit-neighborhood-plea-want-squatters/32558019/ “There’s so much abandonment here, we need (squatters) to turn the neighborhood around,” said Jennifer Mergos, property owner. Wanted: One good squatter. Neighbors in...