Betty Rollin





Betty Rollin

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Betty Rollin is a TV correspondent, an accomplished author and a captivating speaker. A former correspondent for NBC News, her special reports for Nightly News included a series on the Native Americans of Pine Ridge, South Dakota, which won both the duPont and Emmy awards. She now contributes reports for PBS' Religion and Ethics Newsweekly.

Rollin is the author of seven books, including "First, You Cry", a moving story - the first of its kind - about her breast cancer and mastectomy. Published in 1976 and re-published in 2000 in honor of the author's 25th "cancer anniversary", it received wide critical acclaim and was made into a television movie starring Mary Tyler Moore as Ms. Rollin.

Her newest book, Here's the Bright Side (of Failure, Fea
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Average rating: 3.61 · 218 ratings · 31 reviews · 6 distinct works · Similar authors
First, You Cry
3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 89 ratings — published 1976 — 9 editions
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Last Wish
3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 1985 — 9 editions
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Here's the Bright Side: Of ...
2.65 of 5 stars 2.65 avg rating — 48 ratings — published 2006 — 13 editions
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Am I Getting Paid for This?...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1982
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Am I Getting Paid for This?...
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2014
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Final Exit: The Practicalit...
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3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 369 ratings — published 1991 — 12 editions
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“Scratch most feminists and underneath there is a woman who longs to be a sex object, the difference is that is not all she longs to be.”
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“Women have childbearing equipment. To choose not to use the equipment is no more blocking what is instinctive than it is for a man who, muscles or no, chooses not to be a weight lifter. ”
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