NHS Funding Crisis: hospitals on red or black alert

10 Jan 18

Hospitals across England are under pressure. Thousands of operations are being cancelled. In the past this level of crisis was known as hospitals being on ‘red alert’ or ‘black alert’ and so the media is referring to this current situation in the same terms. The...


Breaking News: Scottish Tax

19 Dec 17

BREAKING: the Scottish Government has announced plans to make tax in Scotland fairer – cutting income tax for the lowest earners, increasing it for the richest, and raising £164 million more for our hospitals, schools and roads. [1] For the last two months, 38 Degrees members...


Are you on board?

13 Nov 17

Last week 38 Degrees members voted on the principles they believe should shape Scottish tax reform. These principles came after 14,000 of us voted on which of the Scottish Government’s tax policy options we most supported. Here’s what 38 Degrees members said. We asked our...

Internships at 38 Degrees

13 Nov 17

Four times a year 38 Degrees hires interns to work in the office team. The internship is paid and the salary is above the London living wage. It lasts for six months, and is open to everyone. Since the internship programme began back in 2013,...

The true spirit of Manchester

23 May 17

The attack in Manchester last night has shaken the country, but the people of Manchester responded to the terrible tragedy with humanity and kindness. Here are some examples: #roomsformanchester There was an immediate outpouring of Manchester residents offering rooms in their houses to total strangers....

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Take part in the 38 Degrees General Election survey

28 Apr 17

So far 210,000 people have taken the survey to decide what 38 Degrees should do in the general election. Below are three clear contenders for how thousands of people can make their mark together. But nothing’s been decided yet. Please take the survey to share...