Slate Star Codex and Silicon Valley’s War Against the Media

An excellent overview of the issues around Slate Star Codex without having to read a single word of the blog yourself. That’s an excellent service.

https://www.newyorker.com/culture/annals-of-inquiry/slate-star-codex-and-silicon-valleys-war-against-the-media

“This gets at the heart of what’s deeply wrong with this perspective: it prioritizes currently non-existent, possibly never-existent, hypothetical future possible people over living, breathing people today, because the former could possibly, maybe, perhaps far outnumber the latter.”

An argument by Phil Torres of how the Effective Altruism movement is an ideological front for white supremacy and eventual genocide.

https://outline.com/r7wrPY