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Austen_Forrester comments on EA Survey 2017 Series: Cause Area Preferences - Effective Altruism Forum

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Comment author: Austen_Forrester 09 September 2017 04:36:08AM -1 points [-]

Of course, I totally forgot about the "global catastrophic risk" term! I really like it and it doesn't only suggest extinction risks. Even its acronym sounds pretty cool. I also really like your "technological risk" suggestion, Rob. Referring to GCR as "Long term future" is a pretty obvious branding tactic by those that prioritize GCRs. It is vague, misleading, and dishonest.