Artful Dodger Tax Dodger – What next?

25 Mar 11

This week was budget week. With the news full stories about cuts, there wasn’t a lot to feel happy about. But at least 38 Degrees members made sure the scandal of how much we lose to tax dodging couldn’t be brushed under the carpet. As...

The Artful Dodger in Westminster: Media Coverage

24 Mar 11

Yesterday, 38 Degrees members paid for the Artful Dodger ads to appear in national newspapers, highlighting the issue of tax dodging on the day George Osborne announced his Budget. As the attention of the national media was focused on Westminster and the Budget announcement, a...

The Artful Dodger strikes again? Our ads are in the papers

23 Mar 11

Today the latest Artful Dodger adverts are in a load of national newspapers: Independent; the i; Guardian; Daily Mirror; Daily Record; The Scotsman; South Wales Echo; Daily Post Wales. In January we worked together to put the first Artful Dodger ads in the papers on...

Will the Artful Dodger strike again?

22 Mar 11

It’s budget day tomorrow. So, the question we’re all asking ourselves is will the Artful Dodger strike again? Together we voted to make tackling tax dodging a campaign priority so tomorrow we’re asking George Osborne to introduce measures in today’s budget that will prove he’s...

We’ve decided where our Artful Dodger tax ads should go next

28 Feb 11

Last week we ran a poll to decide where our Artful Dodger tax ads go next. The most popular suggestion was to run them in national newspapers with over 12,000 of the 15,000 votes. The other two options with fewer votes were billboards and bus...

Our letter to the Independent

11 Jan 11

Here’s a letter David sent to The Independent newspaper last week. They wrote a great article about us recently, which you can read here. David’s letter was to clarfiy that 38 Degrees is independent of any political party, because there was a sentence or two...