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jasoncrawford(Jason Crawford)

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Founder, The Roots of Progress (rootsofprogress.org). Part-time tech consultant, Our World in Data. Former software engineering manager and tech startup founder.

How cur­ing ag­ing could help progress

jasoncrawford22 May 2022 22:43 UTC
43 points
8 comments1 min readLW link
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What are the best ex­am­ples of catas­trophic re­source short­ages?

jasoncrawford4 May 2022 14:37 UTC
35 points
12 comments5 min readLW link
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Why pes­simism sounds smart

jasoncrawford25 Apr 2022 20:10 UTC
74 points
15 comments1 min readLW link
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Why “progress stud­ies” is interdisciplinary

jasoncrawford22 Apr 2022 21:58 UTC
12 points
4 comments1 min readLW link
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Fu­ture of Progress Stud­ies – a meetup with Adam Thierer

jasoncrawford21 Apr 2022 21:34 UTC
7 points
0 comments1 min readLW link

Is growth lin­ear, not ex­po­nen­tial?

jasoncrawford20 Apr 2022 18:46 UTC
28 points
9 comments3 min readLW link
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A sim­ple guide to life

jasoncrawford3 Apr 2022 18:09 UTC
21 points
2 comments1 min readLW link
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The lure of technocracy

jasoncrawford31 Mar 2022 19:58 UTC
27 points
13 comments4 min readLW link
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Fly­wheels of progress

jasoncrawford23 Mar 2022 20:42 UTC
30 points
0 comments4 min readLW link
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Wanted: Ex­ec­u­tive As­sis­tant to help build the progress movement

jasoncrawford23 Mar 2022 18:19 UTC
8 points
0 comments1 min readLW link
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What would a thriv­ing progress move­ment look like?

jasoncrawford24 Feb 2022 17:58 UTC
26 points
7 comments2 min readLW link
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What is a “philos­o­phy of progress?”

jasoncrawford4 Feb 2022 22:02 UTC
10 points
0 comments2 min readLW link
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Reflec­tions on six months of fatherhood

jasoncrawford31 Jan 2022 5:28 UTC
316 points
20 comments4 min readLW link
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Event: Mo­ral Foun­da­tions of Progress Stud­ies, March 4–6 at UT Austin

jasoncrawford26 Jan 2022 21:57 UTC
15 points
2 comments1 min readLW link
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Why do we need a NEW philos­o­phy of progress?

jasoncrawford25 Jan 2022 17:28 UTC
75 points
26 comments8 min readLW link
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De­scrip­tive vs. pre­scrip­tive optimism

jasoncrawford22 Jan 2022 19:50 UTC
18 points
1 comment1 min readLW link
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Meetup in SF, Feb 26: Progress Stud­ies + Effec­tive Altruism

21 Jan 2022 19:46 UTC
7 points
0 comments1 min readLW link

Progress, hu­man­ism, agency: An in­tel­lec­tual core for the progress movement

jasoncrawford12 Jan 2022 0:06 UTC
11 points
11 comments4 min readLW link
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More power to you

jasoncrawford15 Dec 2021 23:50 UTC
16 points
14 comments1 min readLW link
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The bonds of fam­ily and com­mu­nity: Poverty and cru­elty among Rus­sian peas­ants in the late 19th century

jasoncrawford28 Nov 2021 17:22 UTC
111 points
34 comments15 min readLW link
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