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Van Jones bringing messy truths to Miami Beach (for liberals, too)

Van Jones bringing messy truths to Miami Beach (for liberals, too)

It has been nine months since author and CNN commentator Van Jones captured the Election Night sentiments of millions of Americans with the question that remains at the heart of a national conversation: “How do I explain this to my children?”

Seated with a diverse panel of veteran political analysts for CNN’s live coverage of the presidential election results, the one-time Obama White House adviser watched an historically ugly campaign reach its conclusion in a Trump victory as if witnessing the ill-fated arrival of the Hindenburg. Humanity seemed to hang in the balance.

"You tell your kids don't be a bully, you tell your kids don't be a bigot... and then you have this...

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