116 – Truth, Falsity, and Censorship


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Today we’re joined by special guest Alexander Wales!

Where is the line between hiding information and censorship? Is censoring content ever desirable? What role does “cancel culture” play in this? Find discussion on these questions and more inside!

Nominate What Lies Dreaming for a Dragon Award

A Letter on Justice and Open Debate – Harper’s Letter

Hey look, we have a discord! What could possibly go wrong?

Rationality: From AI to Zombies, The Podcast… and the other podcast

LessWrong posts Discussed in this Episode:

Making History Available

Stranger Than History

Next Episode’s Sequence Posts:


“Science” as Curiosity-Stopper

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