November 10, 2016: 6:00 AM EST Ep. 95 - Van Jones Van Jones, political activist and CNN commentator, talks with David about Tuesday's election results and the cultural chasm that exists in America, his childhood in rural Tennessee and the important relationship he had with his father, and why he won't be running for public office any time soon.

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