I think that if humans with AI advisors are approximately as competent as pure AI in terms of pure capabilities, I would expect that humans with AI advisors would outcompete the pure AI in practice given that the humans appear more aligned and less likely to be dangerous then pure AI—a significant competitive advantage in a lot of power seeking scenarios where gaining the trust of other agents is important.
Could you clarify what egregores you meant when you said:
The egregores that are dominating mainstream culture and the global world situation
Is it fair to say that organizations, movements, polities, and communities are all egregores?
What exactly is an egregore?