In this conversation, Robert Wright and Josh discuss how cognitive biases create existential psychological threats, essentially derailing humanity’s capacity to tackle global issues that demand global cooperation. This talk is part of Josh’s series with Bob, called “The Dharma of Bob.” Listen to our discussion here or in your favorite podcast app.
Links from the Episode
- Robert Wright’s Nonzero Newsletter, on averting the apocalypse: https://nonzero.substack.com
- Robert Wright’s books: The Moral Animal / Nonzero / The Evolution of God / Why Buddhism is True