An update about 38 Degrees Executive Director

3 Apr 19

Chair of the 38 Degrees Board, Srabani Sen, said: “The 38 Degrees Board has dismissed David Babbs from his role as Executive Director for gross misconduct. He was found to have provided illegal drugs to staff members – behaviour which failed to meet the standards...

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TV Licences for the over-75s

15 Feb 19

One of 38 Degrees’ core beliefs is that democracy works best when all of us are involved. The BBC is facing a difficult choice. Having taken on the cost of covering the free TV Licence fee for people aged over 75, it has to decide...

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Should we “means test” TV Licences for the over 75s?

5 Feb 19

The BBC is facing some tough decisions. Government funding cuts means they’ve been saddled with the cost of free TV Licences for over 75s themselves – and they can’t afford it. They’re now having to choose whether to start cutting services or change how the...

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Your thoughts on Brexit

24 Jan 19

Since Theresa May’s Brexit deal was voted down by MPs on 15th January, tens of thousands of 38 Degrees members have come together to share our thoughts when it comes to what’s happened with Brexit – and what should happen next. 38 Degrees is made...

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Sir Philip Green

2 Nov 18

Sir Philip Green has been exposed as the businessmen accused of sexual harassment, racism and bullying. [1] The billionaire tried to buy his alleged victims’ silence – and gag British newspapers from revealing the truth to the public at the same time. [2] Philip Green...

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Freebies from the Saudi Arabian government

1 Nov 18

Boris Johnson accepted a £14,000 all-expenses-paid trip from the Saudi Arabian government. [1] And he’s not alone – a total of 38 MPs have received freebies from the regime over the past five years. [2] MPs visiting other countries can be a useful way of building international understanding....