- Van Jones is a political activist and CNN commentator
- On Tuesday night he made news for saying Trump's victory was part of a "whitelash"
The Axe Files, featuring David Axelrod, is a podcast distributed by CNN and produced at the University of Chicago Institute of Politics. The author works on the podcast.
(CNN)One of the biggest challenges facing the Democratic Party is its unwillingness or inability to communicate with the white male voters who helped propel Donald Trump to victory in Tuesday's election, according to political activist Van Jones.