Yvette Cooper is Shadow Home Secretary and Labour MP for Normanton, Pontefract & Castleford
David Cameron and Nick Clegg need to think less about the election, and more about how we can actually protect ourselves against terrorism
14 January 2015 08:36 AM
It might seem harmless to them, but now is not the time for a game of political football
09 December 2014 06:54 PM
We need to consult on measures to enforce a buffer zone
29 October 2014 06:33 PM
Getting dragged into Nigel Farage's game will only poison our politics and pull us apart
11 October 2014 07:29 PM
Some people think it is right wing to talk about immigration or to want any reform. That's nonsense
06 July 2014 10:10 PM
No teenage boy should grow up persuaded that abuse is normal
The situation for Syria's refugees is desperate. Our Government must now sign up to the UN's resettlement plan
23 January 2014 04:41 PM
Why are ministers so resistant to provide this limited help?
26 August 2013 09:23 PM
Yvette Cooper explains why everyone would benefit from making life easier for new mothers
19 May 2013 12:00 AM
The Shadow Home Secretary hopes the happiness of wedded equality will drown out the angry brigade
12 October 2012 08:51 AM
Supporters need to be loud and proud and show Mr Cameron there's no cause to delay
09 September 2012 12:00 AM
We already know David Cameron has a problem with women. But the stories from the sacking of Caroline Spelman suggests he has a particular problem with older women too. And it matters. Not because of one environment secretary or a few senior politicians. But because women across the country are being heavily hit by this Government, and older women are getting particularly squeezed. And we cannot afford a Prime Minister who doesn't get it or doesn't care.
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
SNP fury as HS2 finds 'no business case' for taking fast train service to Scotland
EU referendum: David Cameron's rules are a 'democratic disgrace', says French-born Scottish politician set to be denied a vote
A nation of inequality: How the UK is failing to feed its most vulnerable people
- 1 Cyclist who knocked down three-year-old girl says his life has been 'destroyed'
- 2 Chelsea victory parade: Chelsea mocked on Twitter as 'tens of fans' pack the streets of London
- 3 US warned by Chinese media to stop meddling or 'war will be inevitable'
- 4 Woman, 21, dies after taking contraceptive pill that 'caused fatal blood clot'
- 5 Isis burns woman alive for refusing to engage in 'extreme' sex act, UN says