Latest from Carolyn Van Houten

Animal rights lawyers contend that the neglected animal should be allowed to sue

  • Aug 13, 2018

Once the symbol of America’s broken border, San Diego today is the place Trump and his top Homeland Security officials point to as proof that “walls work.” Yet the latest Homeland Security data show that border walls do not necessarily work in the way the president says.

  • Jun 4, 2018

After traveling for about a month, hundreds of migrants and families have reached the city and planned to go to a border crossing near San Diego, where many aimed to seek asylum.

This rural, North Carolina community has strong ties to Christianity — and a factory owned by LGBT advocate Mitchell Gold.

  • Apr 2, 2018

Photographer Carolyn Van Houten captured the Washington, D.C. visit of two Boko Haram child bride survivors. They shared their horrific stories with U.S. lawmakers in the hopes of helping others still enslaved.

  • Mar 23, 2018

The ceremony drew hundreds to City Hall in Washington to honor the four-term mayor, whose controversial leadership was viewed by many as a blessing and by others as a curse.

Rachel Crooks, one of “The Nineteen,” also has to keep asking herself: Will it ever make a difference?

  • Feb 19, 2018

Washington Post photographer Carolyn Van Houten's intimate images of America's iconic redwoods.

  • Feb 9, 2018

Weather extremes and harvesting continue to thin the ancient forests. Scientists are studying the redwood’s massive genome as a possible way to save the towering trees.

  • Feb 7, 2018

Bridgette Adams became famous for freezing her eggs. Then, she tried to use them

  • Jan 27, 2018
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