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Tapping political divide, ‘Roseanne’ revival hits a nerve

Clip: 04/03/2018 | 9m

“Roseanne” is back after a two-decade-long hiatus, winning high ratings and critical acclaim, as well as criticism. One of the few sitcoms to grapple with issues of class, the reboot locates the Connor family in Trump's America, in the middle of a family feud over the 2016 election. Jeffrey Brown talks with Sonia Saraiya of Variety and NPR’s Eric Deggans.

Aired: 04/03/18

Rating: NR

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