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Campaign win! Rishi Sunak announces £5 billion windfall tax on energy giants’ profits

27 May 22

“I won’t have to pull back on some of the things that I believe are really important for the children.” This is what it means. This is what it means to Peta who, like millions of others across the country, has been struggling as bills...

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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...

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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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Free School Meals Vouchers Victory

14 Jan 21

We did it! Yesterday, we helped force the government into yet another u-turn – the ‘woefully inadequate’ parcels first approach to free school meals has been abandoned. Boris Johnson announced that parents will be given food vouchers again, instead of food parcels and with it,...

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People Power in 2020

22 Dec 20

2020 has been tough year but People Power made a difference during each and every month. A special thank you to our amazing illustrator Khadija Said for their wonderful work! January 2020 In January, the Scottish Government announced three new measures that 38 Degrees and Living...

Free school meals: We won!

9 Nov 20

Incredible news! The government has finally agreed to provide £170 million to feed children on free school meals this Christmas. They’ve even promised to extend this to the Easter, summer and Christmas school holidays in 2021 as well. It was only a few weeks ago...