Latest from Carolyn Van Houten

The Washington Post gets an inside look at U.S. Border Patrol's largest holding facility along the southwest border.

  • Aug 14, 2019

The southern African country is home to nearly a third of Africa’s elephants

  • Jun 25, 2019

As migration from Central America surges, a school funded by the U.S. government in a Guatemalan village aims to give youth the job skills to be successful in their own country. Will it keep them from heading north?

  • Apr 19, 2019

The Mascogos ran to Mexico to escape slavery, forming a tiny black community in the middle of the desert. Now, some are migrating to America work, while others mourn a dying culture.

  • Apr 12, 2019

Record number of Central American families put border arrests on pace for highest level in a decade.

  • Mar 4, 2019

Photos of squid, octopus and cuttlefish at Woods Hole Marine Biological Laboratory

  • Mar 1, 2019

By the end of the year, tensions at the border had only intensified.

  • Dec 28, 2018

The number of asylum seekers killed after being deported under the Trump administration is just beginning to emerge.

  • Dec 26, 2018

Santos Chirino was denied asylum in the United States after testifying against MS-13. His teenage children say they face a similar threat.

  • Dec 6, 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
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