Alison McGovern is Labour MP for Wirral South and the co-chair of the all-party parliamentary group Friends of Syria.
My week, from why we should “keep on running” to mansplaining in the Commons.
Polish pilots christened Britain "Last Hope Island" in the darkest days of World War II. Let's learn from them.
I welcome Gordon Brown’s call this week for a constitutional convention to move towards a more federalised UK.
The decision not to act against Assad has contributed to the unfolding disaster.
China and India didn't transform thanks to economic liberalism alone.
Only two things really matter in politics.
A new report shows 80 per cent of councils failing to accept a single Syrian
It's time to stop sneering at "crap towns" and turn them into places young people want to stay.
British leadership has been crucial in Europe before, and it is crucial now.
Looking at the damage done already and the dire forecasts ahead has to make you wonder what on earth Osborne and Cameron have been doing playing around with our economic stability like this.