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So like the rest of the word yesterday,I 'met' Caitlyn Jenner.....

Stunning, and confident were naturally the first adjectives that came to mind as I looked at her cover of 'Vanity Fair'....

As I scrolled my timeline looking at her beautiful and graceful poses, I was honestly in awe, that the uncomfortable Olympian was no longer a caterpillar but a beautiful butterfly.....She had done what she thought was the right thing by providing and fathering  the Jenner and Kardashian children, now its truly her time, to be Caitlyn....No longer did she has to live Bruce's lies.

Which is a really beautiful thing.

But being the over thinker I am, my mind started to wonder.....

Would the world celebrate this cover if it was Mya,Brittany,Vanessa,Stacy , Lamia, Ty or any other murdered trans woman of color ?
Would we find the same beauty in Laverne Cox or CeeCee McDonald gracing the front of Vanity Fair?

Is this a case of 'white privilege' for someone who up until about a …