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8 inspiring British women campaigning for change

2 Mar 21

Whether she lives down the road or across the globe, so many women choose to challenge inequality and fight for important issues. Here are 8 incredible British women who inspire us every day:   1) Portia Lawrie Portia is a freelance sewing designer, writer and...

38 Degrees members are putting pressure on Rishi Sunak not to scrap the £20 Universal Credit uplift

12 Feb 21

Rishi Sunak is making important decisions about our future right now – as he decides what support will be given in his budget next month.  This budget could put people, and a fair coronavirus recovery, at its heart. But right now he’s still considering cutting...

January

People Power in January 2021

31 Jan 21

Coronavirus may have brought with it a difficult start to the year, but during January 38 Degrees members still came together to make people power happen.  Here are some highlights of what we achieved together 👇

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Where should I set up my petition?

19 Jun 20

If you are thinking about setting up a petition you might be wondering which website you should use. Here are a few reasons why 38 Degrees is the best place to go…   What makes 38 Degrees unique? 🧡 Our values drive us. Unlike for-profit...

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Robert Milligan’s Statue

11 Jun 20

This week, after a powerful petition was set up on the 38 Degrees website by Councillor Ehtasham Haque, a statue which celebrated the slave trader Robert Milligan was removed from West India Quay in Tower Hamlets. 38 Degrees is independent of all political parties, but...

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Petition hand in – End opencast coal for good

26 Feb 19

Yesterday members from the Coal Action Network travelled to Westminster to hand in a petition signed by 55,000 members of 38 Degrees to James Brokenshire MP, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government.   The petition is calling for James Brokenshire MP to...