Frances Kissling
Scholar, Activist

Frances Kissling is a visiting scholar at the Center for Bioethics at the University of Pennsylvania where she is writing a book on Ethics and Abortion. A Catholic feminist, she was the president of Catholics for Choice for 25 years.

Latest by Frances Kissling

Take meat off the menu

Take meat off the menu

Why the U.N. sustainability meeting should go vegetarian.

Did Obama find the common ground?

Did Obama find the common ground?

The issues of religious freedom, sexuality and reproduction continue to run into each other. 

Does Mississippi really respect life?

Rather than calling fertilized eggs persons, people of faith could better spend their time caring for the already born: children, the elderly, the poor, the stranger in our midst.

Catholic University and intolerance

It is time for Catholic educators to understand that responsible parenthood entails the use of modern methods of contraception.