2015 Summer Welcome Thread



This is the welcome thread for summer 2015, in particular anticipating newcomers exposed to effective altruism through the books The Most Good You Can Do, by Peter Singer, and Doing Good Better, by William MacAskill, and the free and open online course on effective altruism being taught by Peter Singer this summer. 

If you're new to effective altruism, or even just this forum, please feel free to introduce yourself. You can get a basic overview of effective altruism at this website here. To dive in deeper in learning about effective altruism, check out our introduction