She’s covered the likes of TIME and Variety. And Laverne Cox has landed another powerful magazine cover with the new issue of COSMOPOLITAN South Africa.
In a special LGBTI-focused ‘#SayYesToLove ‘ issue, the magazine has given its iconic masthead a rainbow theme.
Explaining more about the issue, COSMOPOLITAN South Africa Editor-in-Chief Holly Meadows said: ‘We wanted to disrupt hetero-normative ideas around February and Valentine’s Day and look at love in 2018 – including acceptance of self, others and non-binary relationships.’
‘Trans women deserve to be loved out in the open’
Laverne shares a hand-written letter inside the issue. In it, she writes: ‘Your voice matters, the truth of who you know yourselves to be matters. The truth will set you free!’
The Emmy-nominated star furthermore adds: ‘Trans women deserve to be loved out in the open and in the light.’ Read more via Gay Star News