Karla Adam
Staff Writer

Karla Adam is a reporter in the Washington Post’s London bureau. Before joining the Post in 2006, she worked as a freelancer in London for the New York Times and People magazine. Adam has degrees from Queen’s University in Canada, Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism and the London School of Economics.

Latest by Karla Adam

In the U.K., where there’s (colored) smoke, there’s (political) fire

Flyover at opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games featured red, white and blue smoke in honor of the Union Jack. That didn’t sit well with some independence-minded Scots.

Sashaying cabinet ministers and thigh-high slits! What’s going on in Britain?

New contingent of top female government officials get red-carpet scrutiny of their clothes and their looks

Church of England approves ordination of female bishops

Church of England approves ordination of female bishops

The historic vote takes the church a step closer toward achieving gender equality in its upper echelons.

Ex-tabloid editor heads to jail in British hacking case

Critics, political opponents question Prime Minister David Cameron’s judgment about his former close aide.