Two magazine covers, and the fight for transgender equality – The Washington Post

Two magazine covers, and the fight for transgender equality – The Washington Post:

“Another week, another striking magazine cover featuring a transgender woman — that’s not a phrase I imagined writing even six years ago, when I started writing about culture. But here we are, and it’s fascinating to read ‘Orange Is the New Black’ star Laverne Cox’s cover of Entertainment Weekly against Caitlyn Jenner’s debut on the cover of Vanity Fair.”

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One thought on “Two magazine covers, and the fight for transgender equality – The Washington Post

  1. Still much work to be done, but two such undeniably beautiful and high-profile cover images in quick succession has to be a good omen. If nothing else, it powerfully conflicts with the argument that transition only causes damage and rejection. Neither of these women look particularly weak nor outcast to me…

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