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Understanding the Roots of the Ukraine-Russia Conflict

What is the actual history behind the conflict in Ukraine, and what has been the role of America and the West in fostering it?

Christmas Gift Ideas – Second Week of Advent

Each week of Advent I'm highlighting some gift ideas that IC readers might be interested in giving or getting. Here's this week's list:   Last week I mentioned the Carmelite Monks of Wyoming and their wonderful coffee, but failed to highlight their popular Jingle Bell Java. The Anchoress admits she not only buys it for Christmas [...]

Christmas Gift Ideas — First Week of Advent

I'm shamelessly stealing something The Anchoress did last year. Throughout the season of Advent, she posted a number of Christmas gift ideas that not only make shopping less hectic but support good Catholic groups and noble causes. So each week of Advent I'm going to highlight a few items that I believe Catholics -- and [...]