Rachel Maddow

Rank 21 of 47
Score 207

The statement is a news report on the alleged death of a political figure, public mourning, and government response. It addresses issues of public concern and contributes to civic dialogue.

  1. Principle 1:
    I will strive to do no harm with my words and actions.
    The statement reports on a significant event without apparent sensationalism or 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 dignity of the individual and the public by reporting on a civic matter. [+1]
  3. Principle 3:
    I will use my words and actions to promote understanding, empathy, and compassion.
    The tone is neutral, promoting neither empathy nor a lack of it, but it does inform the public.
  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 does not engage in dialogue or criticism but provides information for public consideration.
  5. Principle 5:
    I will acknowledge and correct my mistakes.
    As a hypothetical scenario, there are no factual mistakes to correct, but in a real context, accuracy would be paramount. [+1]
  6. Principle 6:
    I will use my influence for the betterment of society.
    The statement uses its platform to inform the public, which could contribute to a better-informed society. [+1]
  7. Principle 7:
    I will uphold the principles of free speech and use my platform responsibly and with integrity.
    The statement upholds free speech by reporting on a matter that could be subject to censorship in some contexts. [+1]