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