He has broken unambiguously with the open borders stance adopted by the former PM.
The party needs large gains to demonstrate that it can win the general election and to compensate for possible defeat to Ukip in the Europeans.
Labour's preoccupation with policy too often resembles a displacement activity to avoid the thornier issues of leadership and economic competence.
The Labour leader won't U-turn if Ukip win the European elections.
Labour leader will travel across five regions to promote ten "cost-of-living" pledges.
The minimum wage will rise faster than median earnings over the next parliament.
The more parties, broadcasters and papers pile in, the greater the danger of a non-agreement.
What the Obama strategist told Labour during his visit to London.
But why didn't he lead on the NHS?
The party's strategic focus should remain the same, but with much more ambition.