Anti Homeless Spikes

Victory As Tesco Abandons Anti-Homeless Spikes After Concrete Vandalism

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK

Opposition to anti-homeless spikes being put up to prevent rough sleepers has solidified - in the form of concrete. A row of the studs - which hav...

Why the 'Homeless Spikes' Deserve the Turner Prize

Matt Carr | Posted 10.08.2014 | UK
Matt Carr

So far no one seems to know exactly who installed these spikes, but whoever it was ought to be congratulated on artistic grounds, if nothing else. Because what they have done, however inadvertently, is produce a haunting symbol of the institutionalised amorality and social cruelty that defines our era.

Anti-Homeless Spikes, The New Weapon Against Rough Sleepers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2014 | UK

Metal spikes to prevent rough sleepers placed outside a London housing complex have caused a storm online with some comparing them to pigeon deterrent...