More Anti-Homeless Architecture

Another editorial discussing the Twitter storm over anti-homeless spikes.

http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/06/how-cities-use-design-to-drive-homeless-people-away/373067/

I particularly liked the discussion about how some new structures are starting to subvert expectations, and are actually consulting skateboarders when designing outdoor spaces!

 

See also:

Defensive Architecture Archive:

https://publicplacespastpresent.wordpress.com/2014/06/19/defensive-architecture-archive/

Homelessness and Controlling Public Space

https://publicplacespastpresent.wordpress.com/2014/06/11/homelessness-a…-public-spaces/

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