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Upper Grenfell tower image via ChiralJon/flickr. Creative Commons 2.0.

Remembering Grenfell: Who Are Our Cities For?

June 19, 2018

Grenfell tower

Upper Grenfell tower image via ChiralJon/flickr. Creative Commons 2.0.

One year ago this week I was in London, speaking at a conference on global inequality at the London School of Economics.  The morning of June 14, I could see smoke rising from the Kensington neighborhood, at the Grenfell Tower, a 24-story affordable apartment building.  I walked closer to see the inferno.