Author(s): Alejandro Newsome

Type: Photograph

Department: European Institute

Exhibit no: 7

Alejandro Newsome
Grenfell Tower and neighbouring buildings, London.

In the wealthiest borough of one of the wealthiest cities in the world, a fire broke in a modest block of public housing flats. 71 people died.

The horror of Grenfell Tower has shed light over the failures of the state in providing dignity and security for all.