And the President of the European Council has the upper hand.
25 parliamentary candidates from across the country have endorsed Liz Kendall's bid for the Labour leadership.
No-one in the Labour party thinks that "one more heave" is enough. No-one thinks the party doesn't need to change. The question is: how much change?
The election victory is an opportunity to speak not just to those voters who re-elected the Tories, but to those who stuck with Labour, says Daniel Kawczynski.
Recent days show that the establishment's fracking mania can be stopped by well-organised, well-meaning people, says Guy Shrubsole.
Yvette Cooper makes great play of David Cameron's "woman problem", but it's Labour's "man problem" she should be worried about.
Last month’s defeat for the Liberal Democrats was bad, but their defeat in last year’s European elections was even worse. One year on, Catherine Bearder is struggling with her role as the lone voice of British liberalism in Europe.
Zac Goldsmith is a formidable opponent who can only be defeated if Labour picks the right candidate, says Kate Hoey.
On 7 July 2005, London was attacked by terrorists. Tessa Jowell's memorial lecture is below.
Can wizards even vote?!
The Tunisia that emerged from the Jasmine Revolution is under threat, from within and without.
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