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Charity and linked data

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I have been reading Peter Singer‘s book The Life You Can Save: Acting Now to End World Poverty. It’s interesting – but somewhat challenging. It’s hard not to approach it with feelings of guilt (“I don’t give enough”) and self justification (“anyway charity doesn’t work”).

Singer deals with these issues and makes a good case for the effectiveness of charitable giving without it being burdensome to the average person.

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