The Profile Dossier: Julia Galef, the Rational Thinker Helping Us Update Our Beliefs

“Discovering you were wrong is an update, not a failure."

Julia Galef wants you to imagine for a moment that you're a soldier in the midst of battle. You attack, you defend, you protect, but mostly you want to win.

Now, imagine playing a different role: a scout. Unlike the soldier, your goal as a scout isn't to defend one side over the other. Instead, you're there to understand, survey the terrain, identify thr…

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