Annys Shin

Washington, D.C.

Social Issues Editor

Annys Shin joined The Washington Post in 2004 as a reporter for the business section, followed by a stint on the local enterprise team. She was an articles editor at the Washington Post Magazine before returning to Metro as social issues editor. Previously, she was a staff writer at the Washington City Paper and the Center for Public Integrity.
Latest from Annys Shin

Top U.S. Catholic Church official resigns after cellphone data used to track him on Grindr and to gay bars

Internet privacy experts say this is a canary in the coal mine as more people come to understand what information is out there.

July 21, 2021

Bradley Fields, who performed as a magician for decades, enjoyed bringing people ‘that sense of wonder.’ He died in May of covid-19.

Fields, who lived in the District, delighted audiences with a blend of Vaudeville-style storytelling and magic.

July 14, 2020

Anne Stephansky, a D.C.-area therapist with ‘an appetite for life,’ dies of covid-19

Stephansky was a co-founder of the Greater Washington Society of Clinical Social Work.

June 10, 2020

‘You see the best of us now’: What we are learning about ourselves and each other during the pandemic

A rabbi, a long-haul trucker, a mayor, a novelist and many others speak to a renewed sense of belief in the values that run through all our communities.

May 18, 2020

The meaning of beauty

A collaboration between a photographer and a dancer with a disability.

July 24, 2019

David LaChapelle: The art and celebrity photographer explores the concept of luxury

The renowned visual artist was inspired in part by the Hawaiian island of Maui, where he has lived for a little more than a decade.

April 25, 2019

Snooze-friendly vacations for the sleep-deprived

Resorts offer the sleepless everything from aromatherapy massage to sleep studies.

April 25, 2019

Handle With Care

Their occupations are diverse, but their insights are universal.

December 10, 2018

Luxury shopping finds: RVs, jewelry and more

From English riding boots that are streetwear-ready to paddleboards, we found something for everyone.

November 20, 2018