The Staggers 2 August 2010 Web Only: the best of the blogs The five must-read blogs from today, including Tony Blair’s online journey and Julian Assange’s poet Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up 1. Six problems with the IDS benefit reforms The FT's Alex Barker lists six of the risks and trade-offs of Iain Duncan Smith's welfare reforms. 2. David Miliband's own Robin Hood tax. Has he got the legs to win? Paul Waugh reveals that Miliband is hoping to use his "mansion tax" on £2m homes to reverse the government's housing benefits cuts. 3. Blair's online journey begins Next Left's Sunder Katwala reports on the launch of Tony Blair's new website. 4. Oona King back-peddling fast on Freedom Pass gaffe Socialist Unity's Andy Newman says that Oona King is foolish to suggest that there any circumstances in which in the Freedom Pass should be means-tested. 5. The poetry of WikiLeaks's Julian Assange Did you know that the WikiLeaks co-founder is a poet? Jeff Neumann at Gawker picks out some highlights. › MediaWatch Subscribe For daily analysis & more political coverage from Westminster and beyond subscribe for just £1 per month!