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Hi, I am Diane H. Winston!

Author of 4 books
Former Journalist turned Academic
Scholar of Religion
World Renown Scholar of Religion

“I do important and interesting work at the cutting edge of media, activism and religion.  I am a pioneering scholar and media innovator.” – Diane H. Winston

Some of my writing!

Culture War

National Prayer Breakfast: What does its history reveal?

On the morning of Feb. 2, 2017, more than 3,500 political leaders, military chiefs and corporate moguls met for eggs, sausage, muffins – and prayer. …


Gunning for the Pope?

Last week, the New York Times added another piece to the puzzling history of the Vatican’s response to the crisis of clergy sexual abuse. Reporters Laurie Goodstein and David …

Israel Palestinians

Hidden in Plain Sight: Israel’s Palestinian Citizens

Tel Aviv – In the past six days I’ve talked with more Palestinians than many Israeli Jews meet in a lifetime. Observers on all sides …