UK 27 April 2013 Galloway: Ed Miliband is an "unprincipled coward with the backbone of an amoeba" The spat continues. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML The row between Ed Miliband and George Galloway continues. As George has reported, the meeting between the Labour leader and the Respect MP has fuelled discussion about the chances of Galloway rejoining the Labour Party. Miliband attempted to quash these rumours, saying that Galloway was "awful" and that the meeting was "part of a bid to garner minority party votes over boundary changes" Galloway responded on Twitter: I realise now that I showed poor judgement in finally agreeing to meet Miliband. An unprincipled coward with the backbone of an amoeba, — George Galloway (@georgegalloway) April 26, 2013 The chances of Galloway pinning on a red rosette any time soon now look very small indeed. › After a decade of Darfur it’s time to stop appeasing Sudan’s criminal cabal George Galloway. Photograph: Getty Images Caroline Crampton is assistant editor of the New Statesman. She writes a weekly podcast column. Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Who will win the Manchester Gorton by-election? Brexit will lead to unfair deportations of EU citizens, academic warns Former Ukip media chief warns on party breakdown: "The wounds will never heal"