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Author: Anand Giridharadas | Narrator: Anand Giridharadas
Release Date: August 28, 2018
An insider's incisive and eye-opening account of the hypocrisies lurking behind the global elite's efforts to "change the world" through philanthropy and free enterprise without confronting their role in creating and perpetuating the very problems they purport to solve.
$22.50
ISBN: 9780525643029
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Author: Leila Janah | Narrator: Leila Janah
Release Date: September 26, 2017
Want to end poverty for good. Entrepreneur and Samasource founder Leila Janah has the solution—give work, not aid.
 
“An audacious, inspiring, and practical book. Leila shows how it’s possible to build a successful business that lifts people out of poverty—not by giving them money but by giving them work.
$17.50
ISBN: 9780525499435
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Author: David Callahan | Narrator: Ryan Gesell
Release Date: April 11, 2017
An inside look at the secretive world of elite philanthropists--and how they're quietly wielding ever more power to shape American life in ways both good and bad.

While media attention focuses on famous philanthropists such as Bill Gates and Charles Koch, thousands of donors are at work below the radar promoting a wide range of causes.
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Author: Tom Rinaldi | Narrator: Tom Rinaldi
Release Date: September 06, 2016
A New York Times bestseller

What would you do in the last hour of your life.

 
The story of Welles Crowther, whose actions on 9/11 offer a lasting lesson on character, calling and courage
  
One Sunday morning before church, when Welles Crowther was a young boy, his father gave him a red handkerchief for his back pocket.
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ISBN: 9780735289437
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Author: Daniel Lubetzky | Narrator: Daniel Lubetzky
Release Date: March 31, 2015
For the socially conscious, the intellectually curious, or the creative soul comes an inspiring, New York Times bestselling handbook for success in business, life, and the all-important task of building a more compassionate world—by the visionary founder and CEO of KIND Healthy Snacks.
$17.50
ISBN: 9781101923399
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Author: Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn | Narrator: Olivia Wilde
Release Date: September 23, 2014
An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D.
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Author: Blake Mycoskie | Narrator: Blake Mycoskie
Release Date: September 06, 2011

Love your work, work for what you love, and change the world—all at the same time.
 
What matters most to you. Should you focus on earning a living, pursuing your passions, or devoting yourself to the causes that inspire you.

$17.50
ISBN: 9780307967152
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Author: Jon Krakauer | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: May 03, 2011
Greg Mortenson has built a global reputation as a selfless humanitarian and children’s crusader, and he’s been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. He is also not what he appears to be. As acclaimed author Jon Krakauer discovered, Mortenson has not only fabricated substantial parts of his bestselling books Three Cups of Tea and Stones into Schools, but has also misused millions of dollars donated by unsuspecting admirers like Krakauer himself.
$4.99
ISBN: 9780307969774
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Author: A.E. Hotchner | Narrator: A.E. Hotchner
Release Date: March 23, 2010
Bestselling author A. E. Hotchner's intimate account of his 53-year friendship with his pal Paul Newman.

A. E. Hotchner first met Paul Newman in 1955 when the virtually unknown actor assumed the lead role in Hotchner’s first television play, based on an Ernest Hemingway story.
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Author: Mary Ann Mackin and Bill Gates, Sr. | Narrator: Patrick Egan and Bill Gates, Sr.
Release Date: April 28, 2009
A heartfelt, deeply personal book, Showing Up for Life shines a bright light on the values and principles that Bill Gates Sr. has learned over a lifetime of “showing up” — lessons that he learned growing up in the Great Depression, and which he instilled in his children and continues to practice on the world stage as the co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
$12.50
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Author: Bill Clinton | Narrator: Bill Clinton
Release Date: September 04, 2007
Here, from Bill Clinton, is a call to action. Giving is an inspiring look at how each of us can change the world. First, it reveals the extraordinary and innovative efforts now being made by companies and organizations—and by individuals—to solve problems and save lives both “down the street and around the world.
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