How ideology and party politics interfered with China's ability to foster an AI research ecosystem.
A look into some of the psychological quirks that dampen our ability to give effectively.
I know it sounds weird, but stay with me.
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November 2022

Or the parable of the crypto man with the utilitarian plan.
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Opposing immigration from low-income countries might come with some nasty bullets to bite.
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Overemphasising second-order effects can conceal motivated reasoning. This is bad.
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October 2022

Falling prey to appeals to nature can cause us to turn a blind eye to suffering. Here's why we should resist these fallacious arguments when imagining…
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Why we should walk right into the pond
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Some miscellaneous thoughts on the moral abomination that is factory farming.
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(1) We should do good things. (2) Good things often differ in how good they are. (3) It is preferable to do more good rather than less. If you agree…
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September 2022

Why we longtermist EAs should stick to our (idiomatic) guns when pressed, and how we can do this in practise.
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They're fine. Stop being so judgemental.
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