Interview with Nicholas Shaxson: Part One

3 Mar 11

Nicholas Shaxson, tax expert and author of ‘Treasure Island’, a book described as the “most important of the year”, noticed 38 Degrees’ campaign against tax dodging. He asked if 38 Degrees would be interested in doing an interview with him.  The office team then asked 38...

Download & use the “Crack Down on Tax Dodgers” Ad

6 Jan 11

Over the last few days lots of people have asked if they can download and use the “Crack down on Tax Dodgers” ad. That is of course absolutely fine! If you want to download it and use it on your blog, facebook, twitter or something...

Daily Mail Group & Telegraph pull our Tax Dodger Ads

4 Jan 11

This morning our “George Osborne The Artful Dodger” tax dodger ad was meant to run in the Metro, Guardian, Indepdendent and the i. It has become clear that the Daily Mail group of newspapers (which includes the Metro) pulled out of running our ads at...

Save our Forests – share your campaign ideas

31 Oct 10

Our Save our Forests petition is growing really fast. Over 30,000 people have signed it in less than a week. We’re proving that the public don’t want our forests sold off. If enough of us get involved in this campaign, we can make the government...

Tax avoidance: George does it too?

28 Oct 10

A few weeks ago 38 Degrees members voted in their thousands for us to work together to push the government to do more to crack down on tax dodgers. But in the Comprehensive Spending Review, George Osborne failed to do this. He announced lots of...

Our forests are not for sale!

26 Oct 10

When we heard about government plans to sell off national forests to private firms, 38 Degrees members felt strongly we should do something about it, and there was a lively discussion about how best to respond on our facebook page. The fear is that national...