Upstanders
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  • 1
    Upstanders: Season 1 (FREE) | Howard Schultz, Rajiv Chandrasekaran

    Upstanders: Season 1 (FREE)

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Howard Schultz, Rajiv Chandrasekaran
    • Narrated By Michael B. Jordan
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (450)
    Performance
    (402)
    Story
    (397)

    What are Upstanders? Let's start with this: They are the opposite of bystanders. They are problem solvers and protestors, students and parents, professionals and civic leaders. Some fight injustice; others fearlessly challenge the status quo. They are ordinary people who are making extraordinary differences in their communities and beyond. From Salt Lake City to Memphis to Baltimore, Upstanders remind us that participation in civic life has no bounds - and that we can all be the change we wish to see in the world.

    Amazing!

    Great stories brilliantly told, every word brings inspiring tales that touch the deepest part of your soul. Could listen to each one over and over...I..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 09 2017 by Lasse ()
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    Upstanders: Season 2 (FREE) | Howard Schultz, Rajiv Chandrasekaran

    Upstanders: Season 2 (FREE)

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Howard Schultz, Rajiv Chandrasekaran
    • Narrated By Michael B. Jordan
    Overall
    (184)
    Performance
    (160)
    Story
    (159)

    For more than a year, Howard Schultz, the chairman and former CEO of Starbucks, and former Washington Post senior correspondent and associate editor Rajiv Chandrasekaran searched the country for even more of America's unsung heroes, as a follow-up to Upstanders' first season. Now you'll hear the stories and voices of the people they found - local citizens who are demonstrating unbelievable courage and inspiring a better America at a time when we need these heroes more than ever.

    just simply remarkable!

    In an age where larger than life heroes grab our attention, it is more spectacular for me to understand that every day heroes dedicate themselves to m..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 22 2017 by Tarindu (Auckland, New Zealand)