Earning to Give on Wall Street: more harm than good?
A couple of years ago, William MacAskill wrote a post explaining that it was better to get a job on Wall Street - and give away a large fraction of the earnings to... Learn more
Show up, bring your laptop and do some stuff! There will be vegan cookies. .impact is a loose-knit community within the effective altruism movement, that brings... Learn more
Is existential risk reduction a good use of resources?
Existential risks are threats to our future. Examples include nuclear war, some (possibly engineered) extremely lethal disease, and threats due to emerging technologies.... Learn more
The most good you can do in 5 minutes
Bring your laptop! There's a web app under development which farms out quick, high-value tasks. We're going to have a play with it and see how much good we can... Learn more
Effective Altruism is the theory and practice of improving the well-being of others as much as possible given constrained resources. It overlaps with rationality (... Learn more
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