Renée K. Gadoua, a writer and editor based in Syracuse, New York, is a National Catholic Reporter copy editor. Follow her on Twitter @ReneeKGadoua.

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US-based Ukrainian archbishop decries 'completely senseless' war

Philadelphia Metropolitan Archbishop Borys Gudziak stands as a strong U.S. Ukrainian Catholic voice sharing the Eastern European nation's painful history and boosting its potential as a dynamic, democratic state.

Walk in Syracuse, NY, honors victims, survivors of residential schools

More than 100 people walked about 6 miles from the Onondaga Nation to Columbus Circle in downtown Syracuse to honor victims and survivors of residential schools for Indigenous children.

Bishop supports apology on papal bulls that justified Indigenous oppression

Bishop Douglas Lucia, whose downtown Syracuse office sits on the ancestral lands of the Onondaga Nation, hopes to meet with Pope Francis "to re-examine" 15th-century Vatican documents that justified colonization, land takeovers and oppression of Indigenous peoples.

Honoring Onondaga's Oren Lyons, Le Moyne grapples with Jesuit history

The Native leader is receiving an honorary degree from Le Moyne, in a recognition of the role the Jesuits — and the college's namesake — played "on the frontiers of colonization."