I remember watching this for the first time in 7th grade, and it was the middle of the night, and I was sitting alone, and I cried. Because right then I knew that this is what I need to stand for. For women, for POC, for people in general. And that was the most important moment of my life. It sounds super cheesy but it's true. This TED talk changed my outlook on a lot of things.
THIS IS SO TRUE! Hermonie is always put off as not being one of the bravest characters in Harry Potter and as just being smart but really she did one of the hardest things in the books-sacrificing her old life and parents to do something bigger that she knew was for the whole world.