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CNN correspondent Van Jones is making headlines this morning after delivering an eloquent and emotional speech while waiting for the final results of the presidential election to come in.

During Tuesday night’s coverage on CNN, Jones expressed what Trump walking into the presidency would mean for not only the African-American community, but the immigrant and Muslim communities.

Van expressed that parents will be forced to tell their children how in the world a 70-year-old real estate developer-turned-reality star became the 45th president of the United States.

“People have talked about a miracle. I’m hearing about a nightmare. You tell your kids: Don’t be a bully… don’t be a bigot.. do your homework and be prepared. And then you have this outcome,” he said.

He continued, “You have people putting children to bed tonight, and they’re afraid of breakfast. They’re afraid of ‘How do I explain this to my children?’ I have Muslim friends who are texting me tonight, ‘Should I leave the country?’ I have families of immigrants that are terrified tonight.”

Van went on to call the shocking outcome that, truly, nobody saw coming, “a rebellion against the elites, true, it was a creative reinvention of politics… but it was also something else.”

Jones said, “We haven’t talked about race. This was a ‘white-lash’ against a changing country … against a black president in part. And that’s the part where the pain comes. Donald Trump has a responsibility tonight to come and reassure people that he is going to be the president of all the people who he insulted and offended and brushed aside.”

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Many praised Van’s viral comments, including Chance the Rapper and Golden State Warriors star, Steph Curry.

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Trump was victorious in Tuesday night’s shocking election, pulling in 276 electoral votes. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton ended the night with 218.

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Watch: Julia Roberts And Owen Wilson Give Advice To Their 10-Year-Old Selves

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To say Wonder is a must see movie is an understatement! Not only will the film touch you and inspire you to be a better person, it will also entertain you from start to finish.

But don’t take our word for it. HipHollywood sat down with the film’s stars Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson who shared their excitement to bring this heartwarming story to life and how they channeled their real-life parenting skills into the role.

“I think we felt a responsibility to be authentically parents and authentically parents to these two kids, said the 50 year old mother of three. “And I think that’s why you really believe these four people are family and are really having this experience together.”

In the film based on the NY times best seller, Roberts and Wilson play the parents of a teenage daughter (Izabela Vidovic) and 10-year-old boy (Jacob Tremblay) with facial differences entering mainstream elementary school for the first time.

When asked if they had any advice for their ten year old selves, Roberts said: “I have a ten year old son and I tell him to run.”

Meanwhile Wilson says he remembers 5th grade vividly, and enjoyed having his brother Andrew Wilson at the same school to protect him. “It helped so much having an older brother who was already at the school, so that would be the advice I’d give, have a cool older brother.”

Wonder hits theaters November 17, just one day before Wilson’s 49th birthday. 

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