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Frances Kissling

Frances Kissling

Frances Kissling is an independent reproductive health consultant specializing in values and ethics. She has been a Radcliffe fellow and a visiting scholar at the Center for Bioethics at UPenn. She is former president of Catholics for Choice and a founder of the Global Fund for Women.

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The Left’s Love for the Feisty Nun

The Left’s Love for the Feisty Nun

August 15, 2012

The author, former president of Catholics for Choice, questions the wisdom of progressives who glorify "brave" nuns under Vatican attack. More »

Reclaiming Legal Abortion as a Fundamental Right

January 4, 2010

How did we get to the point where denial of abortion funding for poor women has apparently become an acceptable tradeoff in the campaign for health insurance reform? Here, the former president of Catholics for Choice traces the history and tells us why justice demands the immediate repeal of the Hyde Amendment. More »