Rational Feed

AI:

Musings On The Radioactive Decay Model Of Existential Risk by W. H. Pearson – “Exponential decay model: A long series of AI projects will be launched and run, each carrying non-negligible independent existential risk. Even if each project carries a small chance of catastrophic failure, as more and more teams try their luck, our chances of survival will fall very low.”

Politics and Economics:

Radical Book Club The Centralized Left by davidzhines (Status 451) – Four very detailed book reviews, each could be its own post. The books give details on how to successfully run ‘top down’ leftwing political organizations. A major focus is the extreme amount of hard work that goes into recruiting. The author tries to determine which lessons rightwingers need to learn.

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Author: deluks917

Software Engineer in New York City. Admin of the SlateStarcodex discord. Math PHD drop out.

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