The non-humans and the long-term future tag is for posts relevant to questions such as:
- To what extent (if at all) is longtermism focused only on humans?
- To what extent should longtermists focus on improving wellbeing (or other outcomes) for humans? For other animals? For artificial sentiences? For something else?
- Are existential risks just about humans?
- Will most moral patients in the long-term future be humans? Other animals? Something else? By how large a margin?
Anthis, Jacy Reese & Eze Paez (2021) Moral circle expansion: A promising strategy to impact the far future, Futures, vol. 130.
Freitas-Groff, Zach (2021) Longtermism in animal advocacy, Animal Charity Evaluators, March 31....