Rowling teaches us that you don’t always have to be a hero (or a Gryffindor) to be brave.
The “Harry Potter” books may have been made for kids, but some of Dumbledore’s wisdom was too complicated for me to understand when I was younger.
When Hermione told Harry, in “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”, that friendship and bravery were more important than books and cleverness, she wasn’t downgrading her importance. In fact, it was one of the most important character moments for her.
Known for her global women’s rights activism, Emma Watson is an influential figure who has maintained her stance on gender equality and the need for politicians to officially combat all forms of domestic violence.