Laverne Cox is on the cover of this week’s Time magazine, only a month after fans responded to Cox not being included in the magazine’s annual list of the year’s most influential people.
Cox is featured as the face of the magazine’s cover story “The Transgender Tipping Point” which was written by Katy Steinmetz (currently only available to Time subscribers).
A spokesperson for Time told BuzzFeed that the story had been in the works for “months” before the controversy over the annual list.
- Tunisia's president declared a state of emergency a week after a deadly terror attack on a beach hotel.
- Some 150 migrants stranded in the French city of Calais stormed the Channel Tunnel in an attempt to make it to British territory.
- It took a while, but an English national soccer team has finally defeated Germany in a major tournament. England took third place with a 1-0 win over the top-ranked German team in the FIFA Women's World Cup ⚽️
- Chile defeated Argentina on penalties to win the Copa America tournament. It's the first ever trophy for Chile in the 99 years of the Copa ⚽️