Rachel Maddow

Rank 21 of 47
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Score 207

The statement is a direct commentary on the appropriateness of providing security briefings to a former president who is under indictment. It suggests that such briefings should be withheld in light of the indictment, and uses a colloquial expression ('pound sand') to emphasize the speaker's strong stance on the issue.

  1. Principle 1:
    I will strive to do no harm with my words and actions.
    The statement advocates for a position that could prevent potential harm to national security by suggesting that security briefings be withheld from an individual under indictment for related offenses. [+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 individuals involved by focusing on the actions and legal status rather than personal characteristics. [+1]
  3. Principle 3:
    I will use my words and actions to promote understanding, empathy, and compassion.
    The statement does not engage in cyberbullying, 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 promotes understanding of the speaker's perspective on national security and the legal implications for access to sensitive information. [+1]
  5. Principle 5:
    I will acknowledge and correct my mistakes.
    The statement is presented in a public forum, and any mistakes or inaccuracies would need to be acknowledged and corrected by the speaker. [+1]
  6. Principle 6:
    I will use my influence for the betterment of society.
    The speaker uses their platform to advocate for a position they believe would benefit society by protecting national security. [+1]
  7. Principle 7:
    I will uphold the principles of free speech and use my platform responsibly and with integrity.
    The statement upholds the principles of free speech by expressing a viewpoint on a matter of public concern responsibly. [+1]