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First transgender model of colour poses for Sports Illustrated

First transgender model of colour poses for Sports Illustrated

AFRICAN MIRROR REPORTER HER name is Leyna Bloom and she has made history.  As March continues to celebrate International Women’s Month, Leyna Bloom made history as a cover star for Sports Illustrated magazine, set to be released in July, making her the first transgender model of colour to do so.  Bloom, a South Chicago native, told The New York Times that one of her biggest goals as a rising model was to be seen, not just for her curves or her looks, but to be seen as a someone who was as deserving to be featured in a magazine as…
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