David Blunkett is a Labour MP and former Home Secretary
07 August 2015 12:20 PM
Four in ten London children still turn up at school unprepared. That's why we need a Labour mayor for the capital
07 May 2015 12:00 AM
In the end, sometimes being willing to wait a little to make it possible to get a really lasting outcome is more important than a pyrrhic victory
The public's perception of disabled people needs to change — we're not just Paralympians or scroungers
12 March 2015 05:41 PM
Just as we were making progress, we've started to take a big step back
10 June 2014 11:24 AM
In the poorest communities, one household in four has a member with a disability
14 March 2014 06:23 PM
He was charming, persuasive, and sometimes deeply frustrating
29 October 2013 12:54 PM
Social care isn’t just about personal care, it’s about having support to hold down a job
01 July 2012 12:00 AM
04 May 2001 12:00 AM
17 September 1999 12:02 AM
27 August 1998 12:02 AM
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
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 100,000 back our campaign
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 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?
- 2 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train