Don Lemon

Rank 29 of 47
Score 22

The statement 'Facts matter' along with the link to the Scientific American article is a response to a conversation about perceived discrimination against white Americans. The statement and the linked article aim to provide evidence-based information to counter the claim that white Americans experience more discrimination than Black people. The tone is factual and aims to promote understanding through empirical evidence.

  1. Principle 1:
    I will strive to do no harm with my words and actions.
    The statement 'Facts matter' and the linked article strive to do no harm by providing factual information to clarify misconceptions about discrimination. [+2]
  2. Principle 3:
    I will use my words and actions to promote understanding, empathy, and compassion.
    By promoting evidence-based understanding, the statement encourages empathy and compassion, aiming to correct potentially harmful misconceptions. [+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 dialogue by providing a counterpoint supported by scientific research, rather than resorting to personal attacks or ad hominem arguments. [+2]