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on peer-to-peer dynamics in politics, the economy and organizations
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Squatters demand 'homes for the poor' after occupying former Burberry HQ in Piccadilly

Squatters demand 'homes for the poor' after occupying former Burberry HQ in Piccadilly | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Squatters today took over the former headquarters of luxury fashion house Burberry in Piccadilly as they claimed the government is neglecting the country's "fit and able" workers.
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From Occupy to Squatting, How One Student Escaped Debt Slavery

From Occupy to Squatting, How One Student Escaped Debt Slavery | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
I had always envisioned myself going to college. I led a very typical and mediocre life when I was nearing adulthood. I had no thoughts of what life could present for me besides a casual interest in earning a degree. Learning had always been my objective, but even at a young age, I knew that I would be forced me into taking student loans, with tuition at local state and city colleges consistently increasing. And then I would be forced into working my way out of debt. I wanted freedom, and buying a ticket into the standard education system did not seem like a right path.
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