Matthew McGregor is CEO of 38 Degrees, a people-powered campaigning organisation dedicated to building a fairer, more sustainable country.
Matthew is a lifelong campaigner for social justice and progressive causes, including for trade unions, trade justice campaigns, for the UK’s leading antifascist group, and for centre-left political parties and candidates in several countries.
In 2012, Matthew led Digital Rapid Response for President Obama’s re-election campaign, based in Chicago.
In addition to campaigning work, Matthew is an avid supporter of Norwich City, and of the Washington Nationals, writing and recording on football and baseball regularly. He lives in north-west England with his family.
Social housing need of the hour amid homelessness crisisAt a time when the social housing waitlist is weighed down with hundreds of thousands of people, the Scottish government has planned to reduce approximately £200 million in investment in social housebuilding. This could be disastrous and…
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