Erin C.J. Robertson



Aug. 14 2014 3:00 AM
Paula Madison knew she’d one day reunite with her long-lost grandfather’s family; but she had no idea that tracing her ancestry would steep her in thousands of years of Chinese history. A new documentary chronicles her journey.
Aug. 7 2014 1:19 PM
The president closed out the final day of the first-ever conference with African leaders by calling it “an extraordinary event” with the potential to strengthen America’s ties with the continent.
Aug. 6 2014 11:08 AM
African heads of state—many outfitted in elegant, brightly colored, traditional attire—gathered under a canopy tent on the White House’s South Lawn Tuesday night for a state dinner-esque gala. They dined, mingled and did some dancing with a little help from Lionel Richie.