26

kbog comments on Why & How to Make Progress on Diversity & Inclusion in EA - Effective Altruism Forum

You are viewing a comment permalink. View the original post to see all comments and the full post content.

Comments (235)

You are viewing a single comment's thread. Show more comments above.

Comment author: kbog  (EA Profile) 17 May 2018 05:44:29PM 0 points [-]

I think EA has a problem with undervaluing social skills such as basic friendliness. If a community such as EA wants to keep people coming back and contributing their insights, the personal benefits of taking part need to outweigh the personal costs.

Not if people aren't attracted to such friendliness. Lots of successful social movements and communities are less friendly than EA.