The Logic of Effective Altruism
Peter Singer leads the forum on the logic of effective altruism. Daron Acemoglu, Angus Deaton, Paul Brest, Larissa MacFarquhar, and others respond. Plus: Stephen Steinberg on the Moynihan Report at 50; Claude Fischer writes about the problem with David Brooks; Vivian Gornick reviews Susan Neiman's Why Grow Up?; and essays on Mary Jo Bang and Fred Moten.Buy Issue
Peter Singer debates
Daron Acemoglu, Emma Saunders-Hastings, Angus Deaton, Rob Reich, Jennifer Rubenstein, Paul Brest, Larissa MacFarquhar, Iason Gabriel, Leila Janah, András Miklós, and Catherine Tumber.
Deborah Chasman and Joshua Cohen
Claude S. Fischer
Books & Ideas
Susan Neiman's Why Grow Up?
Making Transparency Good for You
Elena Fagotto and Archon Fung
Meg Freitag introduced by Lisa Olstein
Mary Jo Bang's The Last Two Seconds
Fred Moten's The Little Edges and The Feel Trio
Microreviews of gentlessness by Dan Beachy-Quick, Costume En Face by Tatsumi Hijikata and Moe Yamamoto (trans. Sawako Nakayasu), Ban en Banlieue by Bhanu Kapil, They Don't Kill You Because They're Hungry, They Kill You Because They're Full by Mark Bibbins, and Wolfman Librarian by Filip Marinovich.
Olivier Assayas's Clouds of Sils Maria
Alan A. Stone