Latest from Krissah Thompson
  • Perspective
"We don’t see joy reflected in popular culture, so we make our own."
  • Sep 20, 2019
The Minnesota senator’s complicated relationship with her father has defined her as a person and a candidate.
  • May 7, 2019
Beto's campaign for president has put his marriage in the spotlight, showcasing a relationship that is at once the most modern and most traditional of any 2020 candidate.
  • Mar 19, 2019
The former first lady doles out life lessons and tackles tough topics — including how she feels about President Trump.
  • Nov 9, 2018
Her low profile had raised questions about her marriage and interest in the first lady role.
  • Jan 31, 2018
In her first year, she sidestepped advocacy but used images to make her presence known.
  • Jan 2, 2018
In a weird meta-soap opera, the attention-grabbing staffer kept feeding the narrative — and the media couldn’t resist.
  • Dec 15, 2017
The former president brought gifts and visited with the students and staff.
  • Dec 14, 2017
Continuing a tradition that became an annual staple for her recent predecessors, the first lady joined children at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling from military families as they sorted gifts.
  • Dec 13, 2017
Porterfield will succeed Walter Isaacson, the best-selling author who has been the institute's president and chief executive since 2003.
  • Nov 30, 2017