Essays

Animal Ethics:

Animal Advocates Should Focus On Anti-speciesism, Not Veganism (German; French)

Notes on the Utility of Anti-Speciesist Advocacy

On Insects and Lexicality

Reducing Extreme Suffering for Non-Human Animals: Enhancement vs. Smaller Future Populations?

Artificial Intelligence:

The future of growth: near-zero growth rates

Response to a Conversation on “Intelligence”

A Contra AI FOOM Reading List

Why Altruists Should Perhaps Not Prioritize Artificial Intelligence: A Lengthy Critique

Is AI Alignment Possible?

Consciousness:

Consciousness Realism

“The Physical” and Consciousness: One World Conforming to Different Descriptions

Thinking of Consciousness as Waves

Physics Is Also Qualia

Epistemology:

Induction Is All We Got

The (Non-)Problem of Induction

In Defense of Nuance

Narrative Self-Deception: The Ultimate Elephant in the Brain?

Long-Term vs. Short-Term Focus:

Short-Term vs. Long-Term EA Focus Depends on Annual Extinction Probability

Ontology/Philosophy of Physics/Philosophy of Action:

Ontological Possibilities and the Meaningfulness of Ethics

A Brief Note on Eternalism and Impacting the Future

Explaining Existence

Why the Many-Worlds Interpretation May Not Have Significant Ethical Implications

Free Will: Emphasizing Possibilities

Reason:

The Endeavor of Reason

Suffering-Focused Ethics:

The Harm of Death

Suffering, Infinity, and Universe Anti-Natalism

Darwinian Intuitions and the Moral Status of Death

Why I Used to Consider the Absence of Sentience Tragic

Suffering-Focused Ethics

The Principle of Sympathy for Intense Suffering

Moral Circle Expansion Might Increase Future Suffering

Lexical views without abrupt breaks

Sustainable Activism and productivity:

Resources for Sustainable Activism

Tips for overcoming low back pain

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