Cokie Roberts


Born
in New Orleans, Louisiana, The United States
December 27, 1943

Died
September 17, 2019

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Cokie Roberts was an American journalist and bestselling author. Her career included decades as a political reporter and analyst for National Public Radio and ABC News, with prominent positions on Morning Edition, The MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour, World News Tonight, and This Week.

Average rating: 3.68 · 12,309 ratings · 2,085 reviews · 31 distinct worksSimilar authors
Founding Mothers

3.60 avg rating — 6,538 ratings — published 2004 — 21 editions
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Ladies of Liberty: The Wome...

3.82 avg rating — 2,167 ratings — published 2008 — 24 editions
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Capital Dames: the Civil Wa...

3.79 avg rating — 1,601 ratings — published 2015 — 11 editions
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We Are Our Mothers' Daughters

3.58 avg rating — 886 ratings — published 1998 — 19 editions
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Founding Mothers: Rememberi...

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From This Day Forward

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Our Haggadah: Uniting Tradi...

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A Teacher's Guide to Ladies...

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A Teacher's Guide to Foundi...

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More books by Cokie Roberts…
“When kids made a decision for themselves they have a vested interest in showing they were right. Lee wanted to prove to me that he had made the right choice so he worked hard and did well. If we'd forced him to go to college somewhere else all the incentives would've been different. Then he would have had a motive to prove that we were wrong.”
Cokie Roberts Steve Roberts, From This Day Forward

“As long as algebra is taught in school, there will be prayer in school.”
Cokie Roberts

“The truth is, the notion that gay marriage is harmful to marriage, is sort of mind-boggling, because these are people trying to get married. But it seems to me, if you want to defend marriage against something, defend it against divorce.”
Cokie Roberts

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