Alan Johnson is a former Labour Home Secretary. His memoir ‘This Boy’ is published by Bantam Press.
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Emotional intelligence and intellectual depth personified, Jowell fizzes with ideas and has a record of delivering for the capital that is unmatched
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The Prime Minister is whistling Ukip’s tune while Britain craves a statesman
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This week's questions are answered by former Home Secretary Alan Johnson
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The former Labour home secretary says the fracas in Falkirk is part of a politics whose time is up
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis
- 2 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train