How business can help Afghan girls and women

How business can help Afghan girls and women

Like many of you, I’m heartsick for the people of Afghanistan–especially the girls and women left vulnerable to the Taliban squashing their rights and lives. It’s easy to feel helpless and hopeless.

Let’s not forget, though, of a formidable force that we can nudge toward aiding Afghans (and other victims of displacement and human rights violations): business. We can, for example:

In summary, there are various ways capitalism can reduce suffering in the Afghans and drive social justice. But it’s up to us to push it in that direction.


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2 Responses

  1. Bea, I really liked your article about Labor Day in the Boston Globe.
    I understand many are suffering and that is why “purposing” everything is so important.
    Thanks for your awesome book encouraging blogs, videos, etc.
    This is what we all need to make contact with our humanity, in order to better serve others, feel joy and fulfillment!

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