Staff Bio: Lynda Edwards

Lynda Edwards joined Raw Story in 2022 and reports on social issues, science and religion and how these topics intersect with politics. Prior to joining Raw Story, Lynda covered numerous different beats while working for PBS television's Frontline, The Associated Press, Gannett, the Chattanooga Times Free Press and the ABA Journal — the American Bar Association's monthly magazine). She has also worked as a freelance reporter for The New York Times, Rolling Stone, Washington Monthly and Vogue.

The prizes she's won include a Lisagor Award for Exemplary Reporting, a SABEW prize for deadline reporting, a Fourth Estate Award, and an Association of Alternative Newsweeklies national prize for features. She welcomes story tips and ideas at

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