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Journalist and Author Richard Cohen

He's a former senior producer for CBS News and CNN with three Emmys to his credit. For the past 30 years he's lived with multiple sclerosis, even continuing to work in a war zone shortly after the diagnosis and with failing eyesight. He's written a new memoir called Blindsided: Lifting a Life Above Illness/A Reluctant Memoir.

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Other segments from the episode on February 12, 2004

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 12, 2004: Interview with Richard Cohen; Interview with John Dinges.

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