Rachel Maddow

Rank 13 of 47
Score 211

The statement reports on a public event, potentially involving issues of public interest such as freedom of assembly and law enforcement conduct. It describes the behavior of police officers at a funeral, which could be a matter of civic concern.

  1. Principle 1:
    I will strive to do no harm with my words and actions.
    The statement neutrally reports on the behavior of police officers without inciting harm. [+1]
  2. Principle 2:
    I will respect the privacy and dignity of others and will not engage in cyberbullying, harassment, or hate speech.
    The statement respects the privacy and dignity of individuals by not providing identifying details. [+1]
  3. Principle 3:
    I will use my words and actions to promote understanding, empathy, and compassion.
    The statement does not engage in harassment or hate speech. [+1]
  4. Principle 4:
    I will engage in constructive criticism and dialogue with those in disagreement and will not engage in personal attacks or ad hominem arguments.
    The statement could promote understanding of the situation by providing factual information. [+1]
  5. Principle 6:
    I will use my influence for the betterment of society.
    The statement corrects misinformation by providing a firsthand account of the event. [+1]
  6. Principle 7:
    I will uphold the principles of free speech and use my platform responsibly and with integrity.
    The statement uses the platform to report on a matter of public interest responsibly. [+1]