Two Easy Ways to Help Each Other

I think there are probably a lot of ways we can use our connections, credentials, and experience to help each other -- especially extremely promising EAs who are early in their careers -- in ways that don't require a lot of effort. Forgive me if this has already been discussed before.... Read More

What does Trump mean for EA?

I'd like to open up a thread for both grieving and productive discussion about whether/how this election should cause us to reconsider our work. I'll be honest, I've never felt so scared in my life for the future of universe. I am reluctant to admit it, but I do live... Read More

Two Strange Things About AI Safety Policy

Views expressed here are solely my own, and not of my employer (I’ve always wanted to say that) Not to brag (but probably to brag a little bit) I work at a pretty awesome place for those that want to be involved in national security policy. Just Security (JS), where... Read More

The EU is legally obligated to double foreign aid spending

Fun fact! Basically every developed country in the world is legally obligated to provide 0.7% of GNP in official government aid to poor countries to help them escape poverty . Who knew!?! Let me explain. Aside from the United States and Botswana, every reasonable country (i.e. every country that is... Read More