Grenfell Tower fire in The Lounge Posted June 19, 2017 32 minutes ago, Snowyowl9 said: Grenfell Tower This is what Austerity Looks Like. The Abandonment of a Community. Instead, we got endless hours, days of BBC hand-wringing, focusing almost exclusively on the (heroic) efforts of a devastated community, ignored and forgotten by their council and the government, with those damn cameras peering into peoples' grief and ultimately, anger, made all the worse by the state's total indifference to this calamity. https://investigatingimperialism.wordpress.com/2017/06/17/grenfell-tower-this-is-what-austerity-looks-like-by-william-bowles/#more-85171 Fears of a Grenfell Tower cover-up as Labour MP who lost artist friend urges police to carry out raids to stop firms and councils from destroying evidence. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4616482/Fears-Grenfell-Tower-cover-calls-raids.html#ixzz4kRPpgzG3 Probably goes some way to explaining the inaction of the local council since the incident; too busy feeding the paper shredders and tying up loose ends.