Actress Bea Arthur passed away
on April 25, at the age of 86, from cancer. While she personally didn't identify as feminist, her career made an enormous impact on the women's movement.
Because America is both a melting pot and a fairly young country, our shared culture is pop culture
; we are influenced, informed, and ultimately reflected by television, movies, music, books, etc. And Bea Arthur's work on both stage and screen was defined by