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Morgan Freeman travels the globe in search of an answer to one fundamental question for humanity: what are the common forces that bind us together?The Story of Us with Morgan Freeman is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on October 11, 2017.

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Wednesday 9:00 PM et/pt on National Geographic Channel
1 Season, 6 Episodes
October 11, 2017
Documentary & Biography
7.5/10
Cast: John Kiriakou
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The Story of Us with Morgan Freeman Full Episode Guide

Season 1 6 full episodes
  • Episode 6 - The Spirit of Rebellion

    Freeman's quest to understand what makes a rebellion successful brings him face-to-face with exiles, whistleblowers, hackers and movement leaders. From Berlin to Bolivia to the United States, he'll see the courage, dedication, hard work and hope that it takes to try to change the world.

  • Episode 5 - The Power of Us

    Can we find a way to distribute power so that everyone has their say? A U.S. president explains the challenges of making decisions that affect hundreds of millions of lives, and Freeman learns about an African woman who has created a society without men. He explores how the rise of the internet may fundamentally change how democracy works.

  • Episode 4 - Us and Them

    Can we bridge the divide between "us and them?" At a time when the whole world seems to be polarizing into irreconcilable camps, Freeman sets out on a journey in search of the forces that push us apart, from intolerance of differences to fear of outsiders, and the possibilities of coming together.

  • Episode 3 - The Power of Love

    Can love change the world? Freeman is on a global quest to understand how this primal force binds us together as a species. From orphanages to battlefields, from arranged marriages to life on the streets, Freeman sees how love can be found in unexpected places

  • Episode 2 - The Fight for Peace

    Freeman travels the world to study the cycles of war and peace. From the ritualized combat of the sacred Tinku festival in Bolivia to Rwanda's postgenocide reconciliation program, this episode deals with humanity's enormous capacity for violence and the endless pursuit of harmony. Conflict can drive innovation, but is war necessary? Physical barriers and a fear of destruction might make us more cautious, but is peace merely the absence of war?

  • Episode 1 - The March of Freedom

    In the series premiere, Morgan Freeman travels the world in search of greater insight regarding the concept of freedom, and what freedom means to humankind in different parts of the planet.

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