Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

The Story

Feb 27, 2019

This is the story of the schoolteacher who founded a city that was ahead of its time.

Season 7 of The Story is narrated by Jeffrey Wright and features eight African American trailblazers who changed the world. Find written versions of these stories and more at https://mission.org/thestory

The Story is brought to you...


Feb 20, 2019

This is the story of how an ex-slave and a famed business tycoon revolutionized agriculture and created a material we all use today. 

Season 7 of The Story is narrated by Jeffrey Wright and features eight African American trailblazers who changed the world. Find written versions of these stories and more at


Feb 15, 2019

Welcome to another The Story Aftershow!

On this special episode, Ian is joined by Lynne Zaledonis, SVP of Product Marketing at Salesforce. Lynne has been on the pod in the past, and this time she joins us to discuss the amazing stories of Mae Jemison and Patricia Bath.

Ian and Lynne talk about how these two women have...


Feb 13, 2019

This is the story of a woman who broke scientific barriers and did the impossible.

Season 7 of The Story is narrated by Jeffrey Wright and features eight African American trailblazers who changed the world. Find written versions of these stories and more at https://mission.org/thestory.

The Story is brought to...


Feb 6, 2019

This is the story of a woman who is working to help make humanity a multi-planetary species. 

Season 7 of The Story is narrated by Jeffrey Wright and features eight African American trailblazers who changed the world. Find written versions of these stories and more at mission.org/thestory.

The Story is brought to...