CNN political commentator Van Jones called President Trump's comment last week about African nations the “definition of racism” in a discussion Sunday on “Reliable Sources” with host Brian Stelter and me.
Jones’ analysis is one of the clearest and most focused I heard amid the tidal wave of words set off by what the president said.
Press performance in covering the story of Trump’s words was also discussed in our segment.
I was part of two other segments on “Reliable Sources” Sunday, both with Lynn Sweet, columnist and Washington bureau chief for The Chicago Sun-Times.
One was on the powerful speech by Oprah Winfrey at last week’s Golden Globes and the presidential...