Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Rank 15 of 47
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Score 181

The statement by AOC (Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez) introducing articles of impeachment against Supreme Court Justices Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito Jr. constitutes public discourse as it directly addresses a significant public issue related to the judiciary and governance.

  1. Principle 1:
    I will strive to do no harm with my words and actions.
    The statement does not appear to cause harm directly but could be seen as contentious. It is a formal political action rather than a personal attack.
  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 the justices by focusing on their professional conduct rather than personal lives. There is no evidence of cyberbullying, harassment, or hate speech. [+1]
  3. Principle 3:
    I will use my words and actions to promote understanding, empathy, and compassion.
    The statement could promote understanding and empathy by highlighting perceived issues within the judiciary, though it may also polarize opinions. [+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 is a form of constructive criticism as it addresses the actions of the justices in their professional capacity. It does not engage in personal attacks or ad hominem arguments. [+2]
  5. Principle 5:
    I will acknowledge and correct my mistakes.
    There is no indication in the statement about acknowledging or correcting mistakes, as it is a declarative statement of intent.
  6. Principle 6:
    I will use my influence for the betterment of society.
    The statement uses AOC's influence to address what she perceives as a significant issue within the judiciary, aiming for the betterment of society by holding public officials accountable. [+2]
  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 and uses the platform responsibly to address a public concern with integrity. [+2]