David Miliband

Harriet Harman: If I'd Run For Labour Leader in 2010, I Would Have Won

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 24.08.2017 | UK Politics

Labour stalwart Harriet Harman claims she would have won had she been in the running to be party leader in 2010. The twice-former acting leader said s...

Tory MP Anna Soubry Warns She Could Quit Party Over Hard Brexit

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 13.08.2017 | UK Politics

One of the Tories most high-profile Remain MPs today admitted she would be prepared to join a new party to stop a hard Brexit. Anna Soubry, a former B...

The Miliband Brothers Speak Publicly For First Time In Seven Years In Awkward Chat

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 23.06.2017 | UK Politics

The Miliband brothers have had a frosty relationship since Ed unexpectedly seized the Labour leadership in 2010, denying David the chance to realise p...

With Days To Go, Can Corbyn Win The Election? If He Doesn't We Might Be Facing A One Party Tory State

Sanchita Islam | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Politics
Sanchita Islam

London is awash with them. What kind of Britain is emerging? Definitely unequal. Labour wiil give it their all, but the Tories seem unassailable.

Tory Minister Admits Binning A Life-Size Cut-Out Of David Miliband Saying: 'Bananas'

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 29.03.2017 | UK

A Tory minister has confessed to throwing away a life size cutout of David Miliband saying: “Bananas”. Back in his heyday as a Gordon Brown’s fo...

David Miliband Thinks Labour Is At Its Weakest In 50 Years Under Jeremy Corbyn

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 25.02.2017 | UK

Labour is in its weakest state for 50 years, David Miliband has warned following the party’s humiliating defeat in the Copeland by-election. As Je...

David Miliband Says Jeremy Corbyn Has Made Labour 'Unelectable'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Politics

David Miliband has claimed the Labour Party has not been further from power since the 1930s as part of a stinging attack on Jeremy Corbyn. The one-ti...

Jeremy Corbyn Set To Be Labour Leader 'Into 2020s'

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK

Jeremy Corbyn is likely to be Labour leader for at least four more years, according to bookies William Hill who have branded the leadership contest a ...

David Miliband Wants To Close Refugee Camps To Solve Crisis

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 14.05.2016 | UK

David Miliband thinks refugee camps should close in favour of wealthy nations accepting the most vulnerable 10% of the world's 60 million refugees. Th...

The Waugh Zone April 12, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 12.04.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday April 12, 2016… 1) TAXING TIMES David Cameron got through his Commons statement yesterday relative...

About Irregular Migration, Refugees, Terrorism and Sustainable Development

Dr Ion Jinga | Posted 24.11.2016 | UK Politics
Dr Ion Jinga

On 19 November, the President of the UN General Assembly convened an informal meeting to consider ways for a comprehensive response to the global huma...

A Rumbling of Tumbrils: What Blairite Labour MPs Need to Do to Avoid the Slaughter

John Watson | Posted 22.10.2016 | UK Politics
John Watson

The only answer is to go up to the battlements and look again to the West where, as in the best stories, the traduced brother sit in lonely exile. When will he come? Will he be dressed as Batman or as Superman? Will he be wearing lycra or leather? The last question at least is best left to those who enjoy fantisizing about such matters.

Ned Simons

EU Membership A 'No Brainer,' Says Mandelson As David Miliband Warns Against Brexit

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK Politics

David Miliband and Lord Mandelson have warned the British public not to vote in favour of leaving the European Union. Miliband, who now lives in N...

These Life Jacket Messages Show Just How Desperate Refugees Are

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK

Life jackets worn by refugees making the treacherous journey across the Mediterranean have names and numbers scribbled on them to let people know who ...

The Waugh Zone September 14, 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 14.09.2015 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Monday September 14, 2015... 1) WORKERS’ FOUR-MEN IN CHARGE Jeremy Corbyn’s Shadow Cabinet reshuffle l...

David Miliband's Sad Email To Hillary Clinton Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK

David Miliband hinted to Hillary Clinton at his heartbreak and anger over losing the Labour leadership to his brother, her newly-released emails have ...

David Miliband Backs Liz Kendall, Emboldens Corbyn-ites

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Politics

David Miliband has received a cool response to declaring his support for Liz Kendall in the Labour leadership race as voters rushed to social media to...

John Prescott Tells David Miliband To 'Shut Up'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 11.06.2015 | UK Politics

David Miliband should "shut up", Labour's former deputy prime minister John Prescott has said - in his characteristically blunt manner. Prescott al...

Watch David Miliband Criticise Ed Miliband In CNN Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Politics

David Miliband has said it would have defied "political gravity" for his brother Ed Miliband to have won the general election last month. The forme...

The Waugh Zone June 10, 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Wednesday June 10, 2015... THE NEW NORMAL George Osborne is very much a political, as well as an economic,...

Deconstructing the Miliband Myth

Bidisha | Posted 03.06.2016 | UK Politics
Bidisha

This is how the myth goes: two brothers vie throughout their youth and at the first contest the younger wins. The elder flees in humiliation, but the younger ultimately fails. The elder returns and at the second contest he triumphs, or, if you like your myths bleak, he too fails. Karma complete.

David Miliband's Coming Back, Will Deliver Royal Albert Hall Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK Politics

David Miliband will return to the British political scene in October with a major speech in the Royal Albert Hall, less than one month after the Labou...

A Giant Bird Just Flew Into No.10 Downing Street

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Politics

It's just an a normal day in Downing Street. The government is rolling out its new legislative programme. Oh, and a heron has flown through the open d...

David Miliband Reminds Everyone He Knows 'How To Win Elections'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Politics

With words likely to exacerbate family strains as well as fuel speculation, David Miliband quipped on Wednesday that he was part of a Labour team that...

Life Goes On...

Tania Edwards | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK
Tania Edwards

As I listened to David Miliband dissect his brother's failures on the news in a eulogy written to offend the faithful, I found myself squawking, 'he's not dead David, he's only in Ibiza!' But politically dead Ed is; the headstone he commissioned foretold it.