Are we living at the most influential time in history? - EA Forum
I don't claim originality for any content here; people who've been influential
on this include Nick Beckstead, Phil Trammell, Toby Ord, Aron Vallinder, Allan
Dafoe, Matt Wage, and, especially, Holden Karnofsky and Carl Shulman. Everything
tentative; errors all my own.
Here are two distinct views:
Strong Longtermism := The primary determinant of the value of our actions is the
effects of those actions…