Pioneers of Television

Roseanne Barr, Working Class Feminist

Clip: Season 4 | 1m 53s

An extension of Roseanne Barr’s unapologetically feminist standup persona, "Roseanne" made waves by fearlessly tackling difficult social, political and economic issues with humor and homespun grace. With nine successful seasons on the air, "Roseanne" redefined the concept of the American family and deeply influenced a generation of viewers.

Aired: 04/15/14

Rating: NR

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