Dawn Araujo-Hawkins was a staff writer at Global Sisters Report from 2014 to 2019, writing primarily about the intersections of religion, race and gender. In 2016, she was named the best in-depth religion reporter by the American Academy of Religion, and her work has also been recognized by the Religion News Association, the Catholic Press Association and the Great Plains Journalism Awards. She was previously an editorial assistant at Sojourners magazine.

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Where has all the paper gone?

The path to a paperless kitchen: cloth as convenient as paper

In wake of Baltimore woman's slaying, sisters stress value of black women

Data suggests institutions like hospitals and schools have routinely disregarded the needs of black women and black girls. And that's where some Baltimore-area sisters have seen an opportunity for change.

Book Review

While the mask remains, memoir serves as coda for James Cone's career

Book review: Though billed as a memoir, Said I Wasn't Gonna Tell Nobody flits over the late theologian's personal life to instead give us a primer in Conesian apologetics.

Michael Brown's death still galvanizes anti-racism efforts in Ferguson

Global Sisters Report: Michael Brown's death forced many white people in the St. Louis area to wrestle with the luxury they had of assuming things weren't that bad.