Dawn Araujo-Hawkins is a staff writer for Global Sisters Report based in Wichita, Kansas. Before coming to GSR, she was a freelance religion reporter and had also worked as the editorial assistant at Sojourners magazine. She has a journalism degree from Ball State University and a master’s in religion from Cincinnati Christian University.

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Black spiritual traditions have long history in Catholic Church

Global Sisters Report: In this two-part series, Global Sisters Report is looking at the way black spirituality has shaped religious life for black women.

Reckoning: White sisters respond to their own racism, to one historian's call for justice

Global Sisters Report: Historian Shannen Dee Williams is speaking to sisters on the ways black women have been mistreated by predominantly white religious congregations.

Women's March inspires women to amplify their political voices post-inauguration

For many women in the United States, Election Day 2016 was a crisis. Almost immediately, women began talking, planning and organizing on Facebook and other social media platforms. 

Adorers 'disappointed' in dismissal of lawsuit against pipeline, plan to appeal

Global Sisters Report: A judge dismissed the lawsuit of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ, which claimed that pipeline construction on their property was a violation of  religious freedom.