Less Wrong 2016 Strategy Proposal

As per the google doc, LessWrong is seeking to clarify its current strategic direction.


Promote both epistemic and instrumental rationality practices, by encouraging the following activities.

Public facing

  • Dissemination ways of better thinking
  • Maintenance and upkeep of the Lesswrong Wiki on topics that are relevant to us.
  • Global meatspace groups, dojos and social meetups
  • Historic post archive
  • Various published books and stories.

Community facing

  • Have smart discussions with smart people
  • Discussion and support amongst peers
  • Discussion via:
    • Slack
    • Blogging, and comments on blog posts
    • IRC
    • Wiki
    • Global meatspace groups