PERSON OF THE YEAR

How TIME chose its 2015 Person of the Year http://ti.me/1OQrZwI
  1. 1.
    Angela Merkel
    Germany's Chancellor is the most powerful woman in the world http://ti.me/1QvBpxI
  2. 2.
    Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
    The leader of ISIS exports extreme violence and radical beliefs around the globe ti.me/1REfqFv
  3. 3.
    Donald Trump
    He blew open the Republican presidential primary—and the Republican Party ti.me/1QvtIYi
  4. 4.
    Black Lives Matter activists
    A new Civil Rights movement is turning a protest cry into a political force ti.me/1YYq4ch
  5. 5.
    Hassan Rouhani
    Iran's president is battling hard-liners in an effort to end his country's isolation ti.me/1REfIwf
  6. 6.
    Travis Kalanick
    With his $62.5 billion startup, the Uber founder is changing the nature of work ti.me/1YYqcbG
  7. 7.
    Caitlyn Jenner
    The world's most famous transgender woman shines her spotlight on the fight for equality ti.me/1Qvu0yn