Medical student in the UK.
Yes I am, thank you! I'll edit the post to clarify this. That would also explain the EA Survey considering X-risks and the Long-term future to be one category.
Thank you for your input! I agree with the point about co-operation with other value systems.
EDIT: as MichaelStJules pointed out, I think I was also mixing up existential risks (a broader term) with extinction risks (a narrower term).
Not enough industry-specific EA networks / industry-specific EA networks aren't active / visible enough.
Could it be better to consider median income rather than GDP per capita (a mean) when thinking about the welfare of individuals, given how skewed income distributions are?