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Joe_Carlsmith

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Research analyst at Open Philanthropy. Doctoral student in philosophy at the University of Oxford. Opinions my own.

Whole­hearted choices and “moral­ity as taxes”

Joe_Carlsmith21 Dec 2020 19:35 UTC
62 points
7 comments4 min readEA link

Thoughts on be­ing mortal

Joe_Carlsmith1 Jan 2021 19:16 UTC
54 points
3 comments6 min readEA link

The de­spair of nor­ma­tive re­al­ism bot

Joe_Carlsmith3 Jan 2021 22:59 UTC
29 points
3 comments18 min readEA link

Grokking illusionism

Joe_Carlsmith6 Jan 2021 5:50 UTC
27 points
0 comments9 min readEA link

Thoughts on per­sonal identity

Joe_Carlsmith8 Jan 2021 4:19 UTC
18 points
0 comments10 min readEA link

Shouldn’t it mat­ter to the vic­tim?

Joe_Carlsmith11 Jan 2021 7:14 UTC
22 points
1 comment15 min readEA link

The im­pact merge

Joe_Carlsmith13 Jan 2021 7:26 UTC
23 points
0 comments4 min readEA link

Alie­na­tion and meta-ethics (or: is it pos­si­ble you should max­i­mize he­lium?)

Joe_Carlsmith15 Jan 2021 7:06 UTC
18 points
5 comments10 min readEA link

Ac­tu­ally pos­si­ble: thoughts on Utopia

Joe_Carlsmith18 Jan 2021 8:27 UTC
66 points
3 comments13 min readEA link

A ghost

Joe_Carlsmith21 Jan 2021 7:14 UTC
5 points
0 comments5 min readEA link

On clinging

Joe_Carlsmith24 Jan 2021 23:25 UTC
31 points
2 comments8 min readEA link

Believ­ing in things you can­not see

Joe_Carlsmith1 Feb 2021 7:24 UTC
18 points
1 comment10 min readEA link

Killing the ants

Joe_Carlsmith7 Feb 2021 23:16 UTC
177 points
12 comments8 min readEA link

Con­tact with reality

Joe_Carlsmith15 Feb 2021 4:53 UTC
40 points
4 comments21 min readEA link

Two types of deference

Joe_Carlsmith22 Feb 2021 3:27 UTC
10 points
0 comments5 min readEA link