Cornel West

Rank 9 of 47
Score 226

The statement addresses the state of democracy and critiques the two-party system, calling for reflection and action. It encourages embracing alternative voices, which is a substantive engagement with public issues.

  1. Principle 1:
    I will strive to do no harm with my words and actions.
    The statement does not use harmful language and aims to provoke thought rather than harm. [+1]
  2. Principle 3:
    I will use my words and actions to promote understanding, empathy, and compassion.
    The statement promotes understanding and empathy by encouraging reflection on democracy and alternative voices. [+2]
  3. 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 of the two-party system without personal attacks or ad hominem arguments. [+2]
  4. Principle 6:
    I will use my influence for the betterment of society.
    The statement uses its influence to encourage societal betterment by advocating for alternative voices and visions. [+2]
  5. Principle 7:
    I will uphold the principles of free speech and use my platform responsibly and with integrity.
    The statement upholds free speech and uses the platform responsibly to discuss public issues. [+2]