Dean Phillips

Rank 4 of 47
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Score 341

The statement is a substantive engagement with a public issue, specifically international relations and potential conflict involving Iran, Israel, and the safety of Americans in the Middle East. The tone is serious and concerned, the intent is to express vigilance and readiness to respond to international events, and the content addresses the speaker's role and priorities in the context of unfolding events.

  1. Principle 1:
    I will strive to do no harm with my words and actions.
    The statement does not appear to do harm with words and actions, but rather expresses concern for safety and defense. [+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 others and does not engage in cyberbullying, harassment, or hate speech. [+1]
  3. Principle 3:
    I will use my words and actions to promote understanding, empathy, and compassion.
    While the statement does not explicitly promote understanding, empathy, or compassion, it does not contradict this principle either.
  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 engages in constructive criticism by pointing out a 'grave miscalculation' without resorting to personal attacks or ad hominem arguments. [+1]
  5. Principle 6:
    I will use my influence for the betterment of society.
    The statement indicates a commitment to use influence for the betterment of society by focusing on defense and safety. [+1]
  6. 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 and uses the platform responsibly and with integrity. [+1]