Business leaders play important activist roles in communicating societal values and promoting change in areas such as gun control, immigration, and climate actions.
The same social principles underlying successful social and political movements are present in transforming businesses
Information and communications technologies now make corporate activities very public, and a connection strengthens between social activism, social entrepreneurship, and business.
Season Six will set in motion an engaging mash-up of business and social change. We cannot afford to be just leaders. We need to be Activators as well.
Melita Garza, Associate Professor, Journalism, Texas Christian University Dr. Melita Garza’s areas of expertise include journalism history, diversity, businesses and economic news, English- and Spanish-language news, the media and civil rights, and literary journalism. Selected Academic Publications and Presentations: They Came to Toil: Newspaper Representations of Mexicans and Immigrants in the Great Depression, University of…