Cornel West

Rank 9 of 47
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Score 226

The statement addresses significant societal issues such as violence, white supremacy, patriarchy, state power, capitalist markets, and imperial policies. It calls for courage in speaking the truth about these issues and emphasizes the importance of love in the pursuit of intersectionality. The tone is serious and urgent, aiming to provoke thought and action on these critical topics.

  1. Principle 1:
    I will strive to do no harm with my words and actions.
    The statement strives to do no harm by advocating for truth and love, which are generally positive and constructive values. [+2]
  2. Principle 3:
    I will use my words and actions to promote understanding, empathy, and compassion.
    The statement promotes understanding, empathy, and compassion by emphasizing the importance of love in addressing complex societal issues. [+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 does not engage in personal attacks or ad hominem arguments; it focuses on systemic issues rather than individuals. [+2]
  4. Principle 6:
    I will use my influence for the betterment of society.
    The statement uses its influence to highlight important societal issues, aiming for the betterment of society. [+2]
  5. 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 its platform responsibly to address significant public concerns. [+2]