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Daniel Marans
Daniel Marans is a Reporter at The Huffington Post. Previously, Daniel worked as an Interview Producer for Al Jazeera America's daily news discussion show, Inside Story. He is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University. Daniel can be reached at, or on Twitter @DanielMarans.

Entries by Daniel Marans

Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton Disagree On Whether They Disagree On Social Security

(2) Comments | Posted February 11, 2016 | 10:28 PM

During Thursday's Democratic debate, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) refused to take former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s “yes” for an answer again when it came to their respective positions on Social Security, a topic that has become...

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Eric Garner's Daughter Hails Bernie Sanders' Activism In Powerful New Campaign Ad

(1) Comments | Posted February 11, 2016 | 6:31 PM

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ latest ad stars civil rights activist Erica Garner, whose father was put in a police chokehold in 2014 and died.

Garner, who endorsed Sanders in January, argues in the ad released on YouTube Thursday that the independent...

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Why The New Hampshire Primary Was A Victory For Populism

(0) Comments | Posted February 10, 2016 | 12:24 PM

New Hampshire’s famously independent voters on Tuesday embraced presidential candidates in both parties with antagonistic views toward international trade agreements, social insurance cuts and money in politics, dealing a blow to the traditional preferences of the bipartisan donor...

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These Photos Show The People Of Flint's Pain And Pride

(0) Comments | Posted February 9, 2016 | 6:04 PM

The water crisis in Flint, Michigan, that exposed thousands of children to lead-tainted water and contributed to countless other maladies is finally receiving the national attention it deserves.

But even with the impoverished city in...

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L'economia greca schiacciata dall'austerità e dalla crisi dei rifugiati

(10) Comments | Posted February 9, 2016 | 3:03 AM

La crisi dei rifugiati sta mettendo a dura prova un’economia già in affanno come quella greca e sta mettendo a repentaglio la capacità del paese di far fronte a un flusso di rifugiati che non mostra alcun segno di rallentamento.
In aggiunta alle esistenti tensioni causate dall’austerità, la rinnovata...

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Clinton Interview Shows How Republicans Are Setting The Terms Of The Abortion Debate

(3) Comments | Posted February 7, 2016 | 11:35 AM

George Stephanopoulos asked Hillary Clinton to respond to Marco Rubio’s criticism of her record on "partial-birth abortions" on ABC’s “This Week,” reinserting reproductive rights into an election race dominated by other themes.

But Stephanopoulos’ exchange Sunday with the Democratic presidential hopeful about abortion was most notable for what...

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Chris Christie Takes Over Fox News Interview

(5) Comments | Posted February 7, 2016 | 10:13 AM

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) will stop at nothing to project an image of devil-may-care assertiveness.

Brash straight talk is his brand -- something he showed to great effect in his attacks against Sen. Marco...

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Bernie Sanders Condemns Supporters' Sexist Comments About Hillary Clinton

(20) Comments | Posted February 7, 2016 | 9:52 AM

Bernie Sanders likes to express appreciation for his grass-roots supporters, but he is not standing by the so-called Bernie Bros.

Jake Tapper asked Sen. Sanders (I-Vt.) about the phenomenon of his backers saying sexist things...

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‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Disavows Tweet Supporting Jeb Bush

(2) Comments | Posted February 7, 2016 | 9:04 AM

Martin Shkreli, the disgraced ex-CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, said on Saturday evening that a tweet from his account expressing support for Jeb Bush was not made by him, but by a woman with whom he was on a date.

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Die griechische Wirtschaft bricht unter den Sparprogrammen und der Flüchtlingskrise zusammen

(14) Comments | Posted February 6, 2016 | 10:44 PM

Die Flüchtlingskrise stellt die griechische Wirtschaft auf eine harte Probe. In den vergangenen hat sich gezeigt, dass das Land durch den nicht enden wollenden Strom an seine Grenzen gerät - und ganz Europa destabilisieren könnte.

Die Flüchtlingskrise kommt zu den bestehenden Sparprogrammen hinzu - und die griechische...

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Donald Trump Was On Fire At Saturday’s Debate

(3) Comments | Posted February 6, 2016 | 10:09 PM

Donald Trump is a racist, sexist, fear-mongering serial liar. But when he’s right, he’s right. And on Saturday night, he was on.

As many Republicans have noted in their attacks against Trump, he does not adhere to...

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Ted Cruz Apologizes To Ben Carson For Telling Supporters Carson Had Dropped Out

(2) Comments | Posted February 6, 2016 | 8:41 PM

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) apologized during Saturday night's GOP debate for his campaign’s decision to tell supporters on the eve of the Iowa caucus that Dr. Ben Carson had dropped out of the presidential primary...

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'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Backs Bush

(7) Comments | Posted February 6, 2016 | 2:00 PM

Martin Shkreli, the disgraced ex-CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, revealed on Friday night that he is backing the presidential candidacy of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.

Shkreli, who achieved national notoriety for jacking up the price of a rare life-saving medication and expressing a complete...

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Hillary Clinton Pledges Not To Cut Social Security Benefits

(1) Comments | Posted February 6, 2016 | 12:43 PM

Hillary Clinton promised on Friday that she would not cut Social Security benefits, winning praise from progressive groups that had pressured her to take such a stance -- but drawing questions from Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), who challenged her commitment to the issue.

"I won't cut Social Security," Clinton wrote...

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A economia grega está sendo esmagada pela austeridade e pela crise dos refugiados

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 9:34 PM

A crise dos refugiados está testando os limites da economia grega, ameaçando a capacidade do país de lidar com um fluxo de refugiados que não dá sinais de desaceleração.

Além das dificuldades provocadas pela política de austeridade, a pressão econômica da crise de refugiados aumenta o medo do governo grego...

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Why Some Top Companies Decided Super Bowl Ads Aren't Worth It

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 5:32 PM

Super Bowl ads aren't what they used to be.

At least that’s the bet being made by companies with household-name brands like Gatorade, Reebok, Nike, Ford and Chevy that are sitting out this...

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그리스 경제는 긴축과 난민위기에 압살당하고 있다

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 4:06 PM

난민 위기가 쇠약해져 가는 그리스 경제의 한계를 시험하고 있다. 줄어들 기미가 보이지 않는 난민 행렬을 감당할 능력도 위협하고 있다.

이미 긴축의 부담을 지고 있는 그리스에 난민 위기의 경제적 압력이 더해져, 그리스 정부 내에서는 EU와 터키가 위기 대처에 적극적으로 도움을 주지 않으면 반(反) 난민 외국인 혐오가 일어날지도 모른다는 공포가 퍼지고 있다.

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L'économie de la Grèce prise en tenaille entre austérité et crise des réfugiés

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 9:29 AM

IMMIGRATION - Alors que l'Europe cherche la solution face à la crise migratoire, le ministre de l'Intérieur Bernard Cazeneuve est venu plaider pour la montée en puissance des "hotspots", ce jeudi 4 février à Lesbos où il a assuré les Grecs de la solidarité du gouvernement français.

La Grèce est...

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La austeridad y la crisis de los refugiados están asfixiando a la economía griega

(1) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 6:40 AM

La crisis de los refugiados está poniendo a prueba los límites de la flaqueante economía de Grecia y poniendo en peligro su capacidad para soportar un flujo de refugiados que no parece que vaya a disminuir.

Aparte de los esfuerzos de austeridad ya existentes, la renovada presión económica debida...

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