Kimberly Winston | Religion News Service


Kimberly Winston is a freelance religion reporter based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her work has appeared in The Chicago Tribune, The Dallas Morning News, USA Today, The Washington Post, The San Jose Mercury News and Newsweek.

Stories by Kimberly Winston | Religion News Service
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Who Was St. Patrick — and Would He Drink Green Beer?

Let’s look at some myths and facts about the fifth-century priest we celebrate on March 17.

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Martyr or Terrorist? It Depends . . .

A look at the meaning of martyrdom and why one person’s martyr can be another person’s terrorist.

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5 Things to Know About the Sunni-Shiite Divide

The two main sects of Islam have been in conflict for more than a millennium — Why?

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Are Online Atheists Helping People — or Just Trolling?

Some atheist super-commenters spend up to 10 hours a day arguing about religion online.

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Richard Dawkins Stands by Remarks on Sexism, Pedophilia, Down Syndrome

The famous atheist isn’t taking back the comments that riled even those in his own camp.

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Are Black Atheists Being Overlooked?

Atheists of color will hold a first-of-its-kind conference to address issues specific to nonwhite atheists.