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2016 was…

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Some new writing

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Good luck, America

“I Voted” stickers on the grave of Susan B. Anthony, champion of women’s suffrage

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Image credit: City of Rochester, NY, Mayor’s office

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Ushering in the Era of Beneficial Intelligence

I recently was commissioned to write an essay for this year’s GOGBOT Festival. The festival theme was Post-Singularity, and my piece, entitled Ushering in the Era of Beneficial Intelligence, explored Stephen Hawking’s idea of “beneficial intelligence”, the Golem, our inherent biases, nuclear waste storage, the Anthropocene, and much more.