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Freedom of Information: petition handed in

19 Nov 15

Today, 38 Degrees members handed the huge petition to protect Freedom of Information laws in. Lord Burns, the Chairman of the government’s Independent Commission on Freedom of Information met 38 Degrees members to collect the petition – that over 170,000 people had signed. He said,...

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Freedom of Information: sign the petition

17 Nov 15

The MPs’ expenses scandal was exposed by Freedom of Information laws (FOI). But these laws are under threat. Self-serving politicians want to shut swathes of information off from people and journalists. There’s just 24 hours left to challenge these dangerous plans. A government consultation closes...

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Freedom of Information: submit to the consultation

12 Nov 15

It was Freedom of Information that exposed the MPs’ expenses scandal. And showed that our government worked with chemical companies to block an EU ban on bee-killing pesticides. But the government wants to close this down. Their plans to water down the Freedom of Information...

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Climate March, will you be there?

11 Nov 15

There are moments in history when the very act of people coming together can force change. Sunday 29th November, the People’s Climate March, could be one of those moments. Will you be part of it? In just over three weeks’ time world leaders are coming...

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Aldi: please pay the Living Wage

18 Sep 15

*Update: Aldi have now said they’re engaging in talks with the Living Wage Foundation about paying their staff a Living Wage. Let’s keep up the pressure so that these talks result in change! Rock bottom wages mean thousands of people working in supermarkets still struggle...

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Refugees: Chip in for the Survival Fund

7 Sep 15

The story of Aylan, the toddler who drowned trying to escape the war in Syria, has moved 38 Degrees members to do something amazing. Together, we’re piling pressure on MPs and local councils to do all they can to help – and now, the government’s...