Cat Knarr is a race and religion writer and communications professional in Chicago. Her work has appeared in publications such as Living Lutheran, The Chicago Reporter, Columbia Missourian, Religion News Service, and more. She has reported from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Guatemala, Rwanda, and her family’s homeland in Palestine. Cat graduated summa cum laude from the University of Missouri with three bachelor’s degrees in Journalism, Religious Studies, and International Studies with an emphasis in Peace Studies. Her coursework taught her to think critically and never stop asking questions.