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No-deal no more?

11 Sep 19

38 Degrees members helped stop the government’s plan to push through a disastrous no-deal Brexit. That’s something to be proud of. On Monday a law to help stop a no-deal Brexit came into force. It could be enough to make sure our jobs, our access...

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Don’t shut down Parliament

10 Jul 19

Last night – on national television – Boris Johnson refused to rule out the unthinkable. If he becomes Prime Minister, he could shut down Parliament to force through a no-deal Brexit. Shutting down Parliament means MPs get sent home. Voters like us get locked out...

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Protect Britain’s NHS, workers, and food: don’t back a no-deal Brexit

24 Jun 19

“Shortages of some medicines within weeks”.   This is the shocking warning from medicine suppliers about what could happen because of a no-deal Brexit. The consequences don’t bear thinking about. Suppliers say that a no-deal Brexit could lead to shortages of critical medicine like insulin,...

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Protect Britain’s food and farmers

14 Feb 19

Pus in our milk.Hormone-riddled meat at the supermarket.Chlorine-washed chicken in our fridges.Parasitic worms in our pork. [1] This is what American food lobbyists are demanding. They want to scrap the rules that protect our food safety standards in a post-Brexit trade deal with the UK. [2] It could change the...

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Make environmental standards stronger, not weaker after Brexit

5 Feb 19

One of 38 Degrees’ core beliefs is that democracy works better when more people are involved. Over 200,000 of us have been part of the campaign to protect environmental standards after Brexit – from contacting our MPs, to signing petitions and taking part in the...

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Good Friday Agreement – update

25 Jan 19

This was a quick turnaround. On Monday, thousands of people signed a petition telling Theresa May not to use the Good Friday Agreement as a Brexit bargaining chip. [1] And later that same day she announced she “had no intention of revisiting the agreement”. [2] This...