Cokie Roberts


Editor’s Note: Cokie Roberts died in 2019 at the age of 75 due to complications from breast cancer. This interview was conducted in 2009.

Cokie Roberts is one of America’s most trusted newscasters. She’s a commentator for ABC News and a senior news analyst for National Public Radio.

Ten years ago, she wrote a book called, “We Are Our Mothers’ Daughters.” She says things have changed so much since then she had to rewrite the whole book.

The book shines a light on the great and positive contributions made in the last decade by women.