27 Oct '17, 5pm

Starbucks #Upstanders: The Disappearing Island

Editor’s note : This is one of the episodes in the second season of Upstanders, a collection of short stories that asks what it means to have courage in today’s America. Produced by Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran, Upstanders help inspire us to be better citizens. Download video for media use During the first six years Bob Inglis served in Congress, in the 1990s, he was a party-line Republican who scoffed at those who claimed the Earth’s climate was changing as a result of human activity. “If Al Gore was for it, I knew I should be against it,” he says, referring to the vice president at the time, who has been an outspoken environmental activist. “I focused on climate change only to dismiss it” as an issue that merited attention. In 2004, when Inglis sought to claim his old South Carolina seat after a six-year hiatus from the U.S. Capitol, his son, who had just turn...

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