Van Jones: 'This Was a Whitelash Against a Changing Country'

"We've talked about everything but race tonight."

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We can think of nothing more apt to explain how this moment in time feels to so many as this from Van Jones during CNN’s election night broadcast. You can read the transcript in full below, or watch the video at the end.

It’s hard to be a parent tonight for a lot of us. You tell your kids, “don’t be a bully.” You tell your kids, “don’t be a bigot.” You tell your kids, “do your homework, and be prepared.”

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