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Effective Altruism Summit 2013 - June 30 to July 6, San Francisco

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In July of 2013, the effective altruism movement came together for a 7-day event in the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Religion, Charity, and “Effective Altruism” - The American Conservative

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The American Conservative Religion, Charity, and “Effective Altruism” The American Conservative Additionally, while it makes most logical sense to put your dollar where it will have the greatest practical benefit, Singer's “effective altruism”...
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The Promise of Effective Altruism (SSIR)

The Promise of Effective Altruism (SSIR) | Effective Altruism | Scoop.it
The effective altruism movement has the potential to create an aspirational anchor, which may change giving practices over time.

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EcoTone Advisors | Erika Harrison's curator insight, November 2, 2013 8:05 PM

Paul Brest on reasons for funding overhead and operating costs through general support.

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The why and how of effective altruism: Peter Singer’s talk visualized | TED Blog

The why and how of effective altruism: Peter Singer’s talk visualized | TED Blog | Effective Altruism | Scoop.it

If you’re lucky enough to live without want, it’s a natural impulse to want to try and help others.

 

Peter Singer: The why and how of effective altruismBut what’s the most effective way to give? This was the question philosopher Peter Singer asked in his 2013 TED Talk, given in Long Beach, California, and he shared some surprising thought experiments to help balance emotion and practicality. This talk was the latest to be given the graphic treatment bySuperinteressante.

 

Each month, the magazine’s editors select one TED Talk for a visual makeover. This imaginative vision was published as part of an issue of the magazine with ”Change” as its central theme, inspired by the mass protests that took place in Brazil this summer.


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How And Why We Give To Charity - WBUR

How And Why We Give To Charity - WBUR | Effective Altruism | Scoop.it
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How And Why We Give To Charity
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... and 'evidence-based.' Its method: Try to get donors who look at its Web site to consider how effective a charity is when deciding where to give.” ....
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