#29 Reducing Suffering with Evan Sandhoefner
Jared Janes and Jason Snyder talk with Evan Sandhoefner about what led him to utilitarianism & effective altruism, the flexibility of utilitarianism & some critiques, pluralistic virtue ethics, whether suffering is necessary & how it may affect animals & humans differently, whether we should remove wild predators to prevent animal suffering, creating unintentional animal suffering, consciousness, ethical meat production & factory farming, localism, universal explainers vs computers, intelligence, and more.
In this Episode of Both/And
- David Pearce
- David Deutsch
- Twitter Questions
- The Beginning of Infinity by David Deutsch
- Mind in Life by Evan Thompson
- The Ego Tunnel by Thomas Metzinger
- Metzinger & Harris Podcast: The Nature of Consciousness
- Evan's Blog
Jared Janes participates in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn commissions by linking to Amazon. In more human terms, this means that whenever you buy a book on Amazon from a link on here, a small percentage of its price is sent to us.