Labour peer says the Unite head is "the man who reminds us of where we came from and what we left behind" after McCluskey's attack on him in the NS.
The Labour leader moves swiftly to condemn the Unite general secretary over his comments to the New Statesman.
Unite general secretary says Miliband will be "defeated" and "cast into the dustbin of history" if he gets "seduced" by "the Jim Murphys and the Douglas Alexanders".
The freshly re-elected Unite general secretary tells the New Statesman that Labour will lose if Miliband is swayed by "the Jim Murphys and the Douglas Alexanders".
Labour leader criticises Unite boss’s rallying cry for more strikes – but Labour and the unions shou
Len McCluskey will not continue "handing over millions of pounds" without Labour "demonstrating it i