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An Iraq War veteran, Roy Scranton is a fellow at the Center for Energy and Environmental Research in the Human Sciences at Rice University and author of Learning to Die in the Anthropocene.
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In his new book, philosopher William MacAskill implies that humanity’s long-term survival matters more than preventing short-term suffering and death. His arguments are shaky.
In her new book, Danish poet Olga Ravn writes with open love, pity, and compassion for her strange yet familiar creations.