Labour's leader is brave and principled – but falls down as a future prime minister in the public projection of personality, says Steve Richards.
2. GDP is a clumsy test of economic health (Financial Times)
The gauge should be supplemented with one that tracks median household incomes, says Richard Lambert.
Politics is blocked – a solution to the cause of the crisis is not likely any time soon, writes Timothy Garton Ash. But we can at least treat the symptoms.
4. Why David Cameron secretly dreads a Tory-only government (Independent)
A small majority would leave the PM dependent on the Commons votes of right-wingers, writes Andrew Grice.
5. The irrational case for HS2 (Financial Times)
The government lacks clarity of purpose and honesty with the public, writes John McDermott.
Today’s GDP figures should give us cause for optimism but the economy must still weather four strong winds, says Graeme Leach.
7. Cameron’s empty gesture could spark a British rebirth (Daily Telegraph)
The EU referendum gives us the chance to re-emerge as a global trading nation, says Peter Oborne.
8. How God and Mammon can coexist (Independent)
The Archbishop’s proposal for credit unions goes beyond moralising, notes an Independent editorial.
It would be an outrage if people who have done far worse than the News of the World were let off scot-free, says Stephen Glover.
10. This English question demands an answer (Daily Telegraph)
More devolution to Scotland will be the final straw for the Union's largest country, writes Sue Cameron.