Easy Ways You Can Help Afghan Refugees Right Now

By Rachel Puryear

Dear readers, when I first started this blog, I did so out of a strong belief in personal freedom. The principle that people should be empowered to live their lives on their terms, and also respect and defend others’ right to do the same; drove me to keep writing and building this blog.

At this time, the people of Afghanistan face a grave threat to their personal freedoms, and the return of a notoriously oppressive and violent regime under the Taliban. This threat is especially severe for Afghan women and children, and other vulnerable members of society.

Satellite image of people fleeing to the Kabul airport in Afghanistan yesterday.

You might be wondering how you can help, but are not sure what you can do. There are several easy ways that you can help them right now. NPR has compiled a list of simple steps you can take right now to help Afghan refugees. According to NPR, these include the following:

Thank you dear readers, for your willingness to consider helping others in need. As always, thank you for reading, following, and sharing; and if you don’t already, please subscribe here. Here’s to the pursuit of freedom and equality for all.