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By Anonym 13 Sep

Ed Miliband

I come from a generation that suffered school lessons in portacabins and crumbling hospitals. I tell you one thing, for the eighteen years they were in power the Tories did nothing to fix the roof when the sun was shining.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

One of the drivers of displacement and potential conflict over the next 10 to 20 years will be climate (change) - resource scarcity, climate change is going to compound the cocktail that's driving war and displacement.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ed Miliband

Congratulations to Barack Obama - great victory based on building fairer economy and optimism about what politics can achieve.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

We have to create security for the working families of Britain, and that's what I'll do

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

We began as restless and radical. Remember the spirit of 1997, but by the end of our time in office we had lost our way.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

Look, there is a sort of old view about class which is a very simplistic view that we have got the working class, the middle class and the upper class, I think it is more complicated than that.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

The great thing is that whether we have faith or not, we are by and large very tolerant of people, whatever their particular view.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ed Miliband

Freedom and opportunity are precious gifts and the purpose of our politics is to expand them, for all our people.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ed Miliband

I suppose not everyone has a dad who wrote a book saying he didn't believe in the Parliamentary road to socialism.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

One nation banking recognises that banks must not be isolated from the rest of the economy. Because banks and small businesses must succeed or fail together, banks must lend to small businesses so we can get the growth and jobs we need for the future. As things stand, that is not happening enough. Lending was down £10.8billion last year.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

The transition to a low-carbon economy will be one of the defining issues of the 21st century. This plan sets out a route-map for the UK's transition from here to 2020...every business, every community will need to be involved. Together we can create a more secure, more prosperous low carbon Britain and a world which is sustainable for future generations.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ed Miliband

In good times, people turn to Left wing parties, in bad times, they say, well, possibly Left-wing parties can't make those tough decisions... We've got to buck that trend

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

We don't compete in the world by offering tax advantages to a few that we don't give to all our citizens and businesses

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

The new generation of Labour is different. Different attitudes, different ideas, different ways of doing politics.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ed Miliband

And think of how we challenged the idea of a male dominated Parliament with All-Women shortlists and made the cause of gender equality central to our government. We were right to do so.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

It's really important to say this. Often the faith schools were founded before the state provided education. I want good education in this country so I'm not going to slag off faith schools. I think that it's important that people of different backgrounds and different faiths go to school together and many faith schools do that.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

Well you can be the son of a Marxist and not necessarily be a Marxist in all your views.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

We can only converse if we can speak the same language. So if we are going to build One Nation, we need to start with everyone in Britain knowing how to speak English.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

Let the message go out - a new generation has taken charge of Labour which is optimistic about our country, optimistic about our world, optimistic about the power of politics. We are optimistic and together we will change Britain.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

Think of how we challenged the impression that we taxed for its own sake and that we were hostile to business. We were right to change.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

Over the next few days we want cities, towns and villages across the UK to send a message to Scotland: stay with us.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

I treat opinion polls with a pinch of sugar.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

I want to move to a world of no nuclear weapons but I want to do that through multilateral disarmament so that we all disarm together.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

We do not have to accept the world as we find it. And we have a responsibility to leave our world a better place and never walk by on the other side of injustice.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

The most important lesson of New Labour is this: Every time we made progress we did it by challenging the conventional wisdom.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

While there's capitalism, there'll be socialism, because there is always a response to injustice.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ed Miliband

This is a proud day and an important step forward in the fight for equality in Britain. The overwhelming majority of Labour MPs supported this change to make sure marriage reflects the value we place on long-term, loving relationships whoever you love.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ed Miliband

A company is not accountable just to its owners, but to its workers and its customers.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

Margaret Thatcher was the first political leader in any major country to warn of the dangers of climate change

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

My beliefs will run through everything I do. My beliefs, my values are my anchor and when people try to drag me, as I know they will, it is to that sense of right and wrong, that sense of who I am and what I believe, to which I will always hold.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

Let's start to have a grown up debate in this country about who we are and where we want to go and what kind of country we want to leave for our kids.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ed Miliband

I've supported Jeremy Corbyn all the way along because I think that was the right thing to do. I've reluctantly reached the conclusion that his position is untenable.