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[warning: extremely disturbing footage] Preventing Extreme Suffering Has Moral Priority

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Published on Mar 13, 2016

This video defends the view that preventing the worst forms of suffering is more important than other moral values. It argues against colonizing space and expanding sentience to the galaxy, since this would multiply expected suffering in our region of the universe.

The presentation slides are here: https://docs.google.com/presentation/...

For written pieces with similar content, see:
- "The Horror of Suffering": http://reducing-suffering.org/the-hor...
- "On the Seriousness of Suffering": http://reducing-suffering.org/on-the-...
- "The Seriousness of Suffering: Supplement": http://www.simonknutsson.com/the-seri...

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