Edward Samuel Miliband is the new leader of the UK Labour Party, the party of Tony Blair.
"I intend to lead a Labour Party that remains a true friend to Israel," says Ed Miliband. (image)
Ed Miliband is the son of the late Marxist theorist Ralph Miliband, a Polish Jewish immigrant.
Ed Miliband is the younger brother of David Miliband, the former Foreign Secretary.
From 2003 to 2004, Ed Miliband spent a year's sabbatical at Harvard University, to study and lecture at Harvard's Centre for European Studies.
Ed Miliband's partner is Justine Thornton, a Cambridge-educated barrister.
Ed Miliband is said to be pro-capitalist and pro-globalisation. (Ed Miliband left-wing? They're having a laugh.)