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Each week The Life You Can Save Bloggers bring you the latest news and reflections on effective philanthropy.
 
From Altruism to Wittgenstein, philosophers, theories and key themes.
 
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The Podcast About People Helping People, Inspiring Positive Social Change Through Inspirational Stories
 
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The Harvard Effective Altruism student podcast
 
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Wonderful Life is a podcast that highlights how one person’s life impacts the lives of so many others. Guests on Wonderful Life strive to show compassion by recognizing and responding to those in need in our community and beyond. Be that through feeding the poor, encouraging the discouraged, or raising awareness/needed funds to alleviate a wide array of areas of concern—Wonderful Life promises to restore—or confirm—your suspicions there truly are angels among us.
 
We all want to make a difference — but knowing exactly what we should do with our limited time, money and energy is an extremely hard question. Doing Good Better is a podcast about using reason and evidence to figure out how we can do the most good, using the ideas of effective altruism. We talk to researchers, development economists, philosophers, journalists, charity workers, entrepreneurs, and social scientists to try to figure out what works — and just as importantly, what doesn't. More ...
 
Este PODCAST tiene la intención de promover y celebrar las vidas y luchas de personas de carácter, de valores morales y propósitos altruistas, sus vidas y trabajos para una humanidad mejor y una ciudadanía activa. Deseo estimular la reflexión, promover el contacto humano y la acción ciudadana.This PODCAST has the intention of promoting and celebrating the lives and struggles of people of character, of moral values and high purposes, their lives and works for the betterment of humanity an an ...
 
We all want to make a difference — but knowing exactly what we should do with our limited time, money and energy is an extremely hard question. Doing Good Better is a podcast about using reason and evidence to figure out how we can do the most good, using the ideas of effective altruism. We talk to researchers, development economists, philosophers, journalists, charity workers, entrepreneurs, and social scientists to try to figure out what works — and just as importantly, what doesn't. More ...
 
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Restoring faith in humanity with examples of acts of altruism, extreme empathy and compassion. | Thi
 
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Dr. Darrell Bock Welcome to The Table. We discuss issues of God and culture. I’m Darrell Bock, executive director for cultural engagement at the Hendricks Center at Dallas Theological Seminary, and our guest is John Dickson, who is joining us via Skype from – are you in Cambridge or Oxford? John Dickson I’m in Oxford. Dr. Darrell Bock In Oxford ...…
 
Source: Effective Altruism Global (video).
 
Cause-neutrality is often seen as a key feature of effective altruism. In spite of that there is some unclarity over what it really means. In this talk, I will argue that they key sense of cause-neutrality is selecting causes based on impartial estimates of impact. This is distinct from cause-divergence – that effective altruists invest in seve ...…
 
Updates on the Open Philanthropy Project’s work to build the field of technical AI safety research and to support initial work on AI strategy and policy. This talk will also include some comments on how interested attendees can get involved in these issues. Source: Effective Altruism Global (video).
 
In the decades to come, advances in biotechnology could pose new risks to humanity. This talk will provide an introductory overview of these risks within the framework effective altruism. Source: Effective Altruism Global (video).
 
Managed to sneak in a recording of mix #02 before heading off to the desert for Inquiry Curiosity! This week we're picking up the pace and rinsing through 20 just-released tracks in about an hour. Enjoy!Featured Artist / Release: Sammy Legs - Afterthot [Buy: http://bit.ly/2JKQGft]Favorite Track: Sonny Fodera - New Chapter [Buy: http://bit.ly/2K ...…
 
On February 2, 1685, England’s King Charles II was struck by a sudden illness. Fortunately his physicians were the best of the best. To reassure the public they kept them abreast of the King’s treatment regimen. King Charles was made to swallow a toxic metal; had blistering agents applied to his scalp; had pigeon droppings attached to his feet; ...…
 
On February 2, 1685, England’s King Charles II was struck by a sudden illness. Fortunately his physicians were the best of the best. To reassure the public they kept them abreast of the King’s treatment regimen. King Charles was made to swallow a toxic metal; had blistering agents applied to his scalp; had pigeon droppings attached to his feet; ...…
 
For part two of our eleventh episode, Asanga Seneviratne and special guest Sam Musker sit down with Rossa O’Keeffe-O’Donovan, a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Economics at the University of Oxford and chairperson of the board of One for the World, an organisation dedicated to promoting Effective Altruism. Together they explore how we can best ...…
 
Kristin Helling, Author of The Altruism Effect, the Bystander Effect, and CAPSULE, discusses getting into the mindset to write a psychological thriller novel. We discuss the ethics and findings of studies like the Stanford Prison Experiment, and we reflect on the time we were President Obama's baristas.…
 
Today on the show I talk about money mindset and how growing up poor has affected my perception of growth in business. I've been trying to be a full-fledged entrepreneur for a long time but poor money habits, mindset, and perspective have kept me from allowing myself to grow in the ways that I'd like to. I talk a bit about altruism, greed, capa ...…
 
“I think what Effective Altruism is trying to do is change how people give, change how people are trying to do good more generally, and I think we’re taking a longer term perspective where we’re arguing that people should try to be more analytical.”For our eleventh episode, Asanga Seneviratne and special guest Sam Musker sit down with Rossa O’K ...…
 
Please visit our Patreon page and show your support! That’s www.patreon.com/panpsycast. Everything you could need is on www.thepanpsycast.com! Please tweet us your thoughts at www.twitter.com/thepanpsycast. Peter Singer is often described as the world's most influential philosopher. Professor Singer is currently the Ira W. DeCamp Professor of B ...…
 
On The show this week: Brad teaches parenting, Hollywood elites teach us all altruism, and Canadians teach us how to adopt pets. Be sure to find a station near you where you can catch the whole show, music and all at www.crankedupcountryradio.com.
 
The Square - Christian is the respected curator of a contemporary art museum, a divorced but devoted father of two who drives an electric car and supports good causes. His next show is "The Square", an installation which invites passersby to altruism, reminding them of their role as responsible fellow human beings. But sometimes, it is difficul ...…
 
‘If you are a hard-core environmentalist, be a hard-core industrialist. Figure out technology that can outcompete the things that are making the environment bad, and then you can move at scale.’ Mark Herrema is the Co-Founder and CEO of Newlight Technologies, an advanced biotechnology company using carbon capture to produce high-performance pol ...…
 
Please visit our Patreon page and show your support! That’s www.patreon.com/panpsycast. Everything you could need is on www.thepanpsycast.com! Please tweet us your thoughts at www.twitter.com/thepanpsycast. Peter Singer is often described as the world's most influential philosopher. Professor Singer is currently the Ira W. DeCamp Professor of B ...…
 
The Green Revolution averted mass famine during the 20th century. The contraceptive pill gave women unprecedented freedom in planning their own lives. Both are widely recognised as scientific breakthroughs that transformed the world. But few know that those breakthroughs only happened when they did because of a philanthropist willing to take a ...…
 
Speaker(s): Dr Jonathan Birch, Heikki Helanterä, Hannah Rubin | If evolution is a 'struggle for existence', why do we witness so much altruism in nature? From bacteria to baboons, the natural world is full of spectacular examples of organisms cooperating with one another. In the early 1960s, WD Hamilton changed the way we think about how such b ...…
 
Interview starts 41:50 Lynne McTaggart joins us to chat about her latest book “The Power of 8”. Lynne wrote “The Field” and “The Intention Experiment” years ago and this is a great follow up book. Lynne has been carrying out research around the positive effects of group intention. Amazingly, not only is there evidence of an effect on the people ...…
 
Show notes here:http://www.surfandhelp.org/surfing-and-saving-the-world-podcast-show-notes/Listen to the interview here: https://www.spreaker.com/user/9784086/effective-altruism-global-conference-london-2017Location of recording: LondonMain themes: effective altruism, EA Global conference in London in November 2017,Surfing factor: (0 of 3)"Savi ...…
 
1. Nina Simone - African Mailman 2. Herbie Hancock - Riot 3. Charles Kynard - Zebra Walk 4. Camilla George Quartet - Caravan 5. Ashley Henry - Altruism 6. Bheki Mseleku - Homeboyz 7. Joe Farrell - Silver Lace 8. Raices - Bamboo 9. Sunao Wada Quintet + 1 feat. Minoru Ikeno - Ambushin' The Blues 10. Reuben Wilson - Set Us Free 11. Stanley Cowell ...…
 
When you think of the values emblematic of politics in the Occident, does the term "altruism" come to mind? Probably not lately. Our guest today on Sea Change Radio believes that a participatory culture with altruism at its core will be key to digging ourselves out of the mess that is our current political climate. This week we are speaking wit ...…
 
Ever gone shopping for someone else and decided you deserved a gift too? In this episode, Mel and Dan explore the dark side of altruism, and how the decisions we make are often guided by a desire to balance out our emotional states.
 
Broadcasted on December 18, 2017, Yaron takes listener questions form his inbox and callers. Like what you hear? Become a member, get exclusive ad-free content and support the creation of more videos like this! https://www.patreon.com/YaronBrookShow. And look for Yaron live on the road at YaronBrookShow.com. Each week Yaron explores key compone ...…
 
Scott Aaron and I discuss the endless possibilities of believing in yourself, the power of positivity, waking up early in the morning, cutting the excess negativity fat, altruism and more on an all new Bobcast.
 
“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.”― Anne FrankSocial Change is Everywhere.I spent ten years advocating for parents and small business leaders. We set out to give Corporate America a run for their money, and we did just that.Yay, us.In the last 12 months I have shifted my advocacy ef ...…
 
Lost At Home gives back this holiday season with our first annual Cash 4 A Cause! Then, Jer shares a list of gifts to give people you hate, upside down Christmas trees are all the rage, China makes electric boats to ship coal, a Michigan Attorney General candidate finds a way to combat sexual assault issues in politics, Jesus hides a message in ...…
 
In following the previous mishna which distilled the life objectives to three tenets, Pirkei Avos proceeds to delve into each one individually. In perhaps the most difficult mishna of the book, Antigonus lays out how to fulfill “Avodah” properly. In this teaching we read a take on altruism and how to create deep, meaningful and lasting relation ...…
 
As a former elite sprinter with a Type A personality, coaching didn't initially come easy to USC Director of Track and Field, Caryl Smith Gilbert. She had to learn that while competing requires a somewhat selfish, inward, singular focus, coaching is just the opposite. It demands altruism and self-sacrifice so others may achieve their personal g ...…
 
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