Joe Louis dealt with poverty and racism, took on the best boxers of his day, battled the Nazis, and crossed swords with the Internal Revenue Service.
Effective altruism requires actually doing good, not just feeling good.
Disallowing differences in endowments, motivations, and aptitudes destroys the driving force behind wealth creation and poverty reduction.
The greenest thing we can do is innovate. The most sustainable thing we can do is change.