IN THE SPOT­LIGHT

TRANS­GEN­DER PEO­PLE HAVE BE­COME MORE VIS­I­BLE IN CUL­TURE AND EN­TER­TAIN­MENT THAN EVER BE­FORE

Marie Claire (South Africa) - - FIRST PERSON -

LEA T The 32-year-old Brazil­ian model is mak­ing his­tory as the new face of Amer­i­can hair-care

gi­ant Red­ken.

JANET MOCK Janet is a trans­gen­der rights ac­tivist, for­mer ed­i­tor of Peo­ple.com and au­thor of Re­defin­ing Re­al­ness,

a New York Times best­seller.

CAR­MEN CAR­RERA A re­al­ity TV per­son­al­ity and model known for ap­pear­ing in the third sea­son of RuPaul’s Drag Race.

LAV­ERNE COX The Orange Is the New Black ac­tress has used her grow­ing fame to be­come a voice for trans­gen­der peo­ple in the US.

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