r/slatestarcodex

21k subscribers


Slate Star Codex is a blog by Scott Alexander about human cognition, politics, and medicine.
https://reddit.com/r/slatestarcodex/
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r/TheMotte
6k  subs
For defending your position.
https://reddit.com/r/TheMotte/
r/rational
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A place for discussion of rational fiction
https://reddit.com/r/rational/
r/HPMOR
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The unofficial subreddit for "Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality" by Eliezer Yudkowsky (aka "Less Wrong").
https://reddit.com/r/HPMOR/
r/SneerClub
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An unerring instinct for mocking the people who are most interesting and original. Just because someone participates in sneerclub doesn't mean they are always wrong. Semi intelligent morons that can't even defend their beliefs.
https://reddit.com/r/SneerClub/
r/TrueReddit
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A subreddit for really great, insightful articles and discussion. Please follow reddiquette, and READ THE ARTICLE before voting or discussing. Downvotes should only be used if something doesn’t contribute to intelligent discussion, not just because you disagree. Please use the report button if you see something that doesn’t belong.
https://reddit.com/r/TrueReddit/
r/samharris
47k  subs
A place to discuss Sam Harris and to have difficult conversations with civility.
https://reddit.com/r/samharris/
r/askphilosophy
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/r/askphilosophy aims to provide serious, well-researched answers to philosophical questions.
https://reddit.com/r/askphilosophy/
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A home for fans of Wildbow's web serials, Worm, Pact, Twig, and Ward.
https://reddit.com/r/Parahumans/
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101k  subs
One of the most malevolent, cruel, coldhearted online communities you'll ever find. you think [slur]town was bad? That subreddit, if you pick up on the dog-whistles (and many don't even bother with that-- say want you want about Stormfront, at least it bans "n[slur]"), will reveal itself to you as Reddit's number one hub for the web's most hardened Nazis, Klansmen, Fascists, and Gamergaters.
https://reddit.com/r/Drama/
A heavily moderated community dedicated to evenhanded, empirical discussion of political issues. Based on facts and respectful discussion.
https://reddit.com/r/NeutralPolitics/
r/Nootropics
196k  subs
Discussion of nootropics and cognitive enhancers.
https://reddit.com/r/Nootropics/
r/KotakuInAction
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KotakuInAction is the main hub for GamerGate on Reddit and welcomes discussion of community, industry and media issues in gaming and broader nerd culture including science fiction and comics.
https://reddit.com/r/KotakuInAction/
The portal for public history
https://reddit.com/r/AskHistorians/
r/Foodforthought
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Intelligent and thought-provoking commentaries on life and culture with an emphasis on longform articles and essays that stimulate intellectual discourse.
https://reddit.com/r/Foodforthought/
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A place to post an opinion you accept may be flawed, in an effort to understand other perspectives on the issue. Enter with a mindset for conversation, not debate.
https://reddit.com/r/changemyview/
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https://reddit.com/r/EffectiveAltruism/
This is a subreddit dedicated to fostering in-depth discussions around the posts and subject matter found on The Last Psychiatrist
https://reddit.com/r/thelastpsychiatrist/
Discussion about politics. Talk amongst yourselves. Politely and informatively.
https://reddit.com/r/PoliticalDiscussion/
/r/badphilosophy is currently open. Don't make me close it again. Please use the Old Reddit design, linked in the top left corner.
https://reddit.com/r/badphilosophy/
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DepthHub gathers the best in-depth submissions and discussion on Reddit. You can use [the DepthHub](http://www.reddit.com/user/Lapper/m/depthhub) as an alternative front page with high quality discussion and inquiry. For more on the theory of DepthHub, [read this post from our founder](http://redd.it/bkd0n).
https://reddit.com/r/DepthHub/
r/Economics
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News and discussion about economics, from the perspective of economists.
https://reddit.com/r/Economics/
A subreddit to discuss the Culture War. Mostly focused on the Anglosphere, but discussion of other countries' versions is encouraged.
https://reddit.com/r/CultureWarRoundup/
r/askscience
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Ask a science question, get a science answer.
https://reddit.com/r/askscience/
r/compsci
618k  subs
Computer Science Theory and Application. We share and discuss any content that computer scientists find interesting. People from all walks of life welcome, including hackers, hobbyists, professionals, and academics.
https://reddit.com/r/compsci/