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Peter Singer, Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics at Princeton University, is author of the forthcoming Doing the Most Good.
The most striking passage in these responses is Larissa MacFarquhar’s description of effective
A minimally acceptable ethical life involves using a substantial part of one’s spare resources to make the world a better place.
Effective altruists rely more on reason than emotion.
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