Publisher and editor known for her association with The Nation magazine. She also appeared as a liberal political commentator on such major networks as ABC, CNN, and MSNBC.
While studying at Princeton, she edited the university's Nassau Weekly publication.
A political activist as well as a publisher and commentator, she fought discrimination against Arab Americans and abortion bans in Russia.
She raised one daughter with her husband Stephen F. Cohen.
Her father was a member of John F. Kennedy's administration.