Could this be one of the reasons cops think shooting black kids is the only answer?

Youth violence looked like it was getting worse in the 1990s, so a really bad criminologist (you'll see why in a minute) decided to sound a million alarms to try and curb the problem. Or rather ... the "problem."

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"The issue on the table..."

Two of Hamilton's most beloved numbers are the Cabinet Battles between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson. In Cabinet Battle #1, the issue on the table was Hamilton's national financial plan. In Cabinet Battle #2, the issue was whether to provide France assistance in their revolutionary war.

But there was a third rap battle written for the show, which was cut due to time and because it didn't actually move the plot along. The issue on the table for Cabinet Battle #3? Slavery.

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