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How Howard Schultz Left a Bitter Taste in Seattle's Mouth

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The surprise was that anyone was surprised at Schultz's disclosure. He had been preparing for a presidential run for nearly a decade?"and, via Starbucks, casting himself for three decades as a healer who can build communities, bridge conflicts and bring people together. In 2014, he even published a book of inspiring tales of patriotic valor, For Love of Country: What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice, that uncannily recalled John F. Kennedy's Profiles in Courage, the literary run-up to his 1960 presidential campaign.