One Horrific Night Ended A Life And Changed Hers Forever. She's Been Unstoppable Ever Since.

Today, Meera can bravely stand in front of an audience and speak about her personal experiences with sexual violence while growing up in India — but it hasn’t always been that way. It took a complete stranger's tragic incident (at 2:20) for her to make a big decision about how she was going to look at her own past. What she chose to do with it is amazing.


Trigger warning: graphic descriptions of sexual assault.

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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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