UNDISTRACTED with Brittany Packnett Cunningham

Latest Episodes

Sophia Bush on Surviving “Relentless” Harassment in Hollywood

April 15, 2021 - 35:25
Sophia Bush ruled the small screen in TV hits like “One Tree Hill” and “Chicago PD”—but on both those sets, the workplace abuse was...

Alexis McGill Johnson on the “Dire” Landscape for Abortion Rights

April 8, 2021 - 30:46
Headlines are already calling 2021 “the year of anti-abortion legislation.” State lawmakers have so far introduced more than 500 bills...

Shannon Watts Believes We’re at a Tipping Point for Gun Reform

April 1, 2021 - 33:02
People may believe that gun violence went away during the pandemic because mass shootings slowed down—but in reality, gun violence...

About The Show

Brittany Packnett Cunningham is an activist, educator, and popular TV commentator—and a trusted voice for millions of people interested in social justice. Now, with UNDISTRACTED—an original podcast from The Meteor and Pineapple Street Studios—she aims her focus on the most pressing issues of our time through the lens of intersectional feminism. From the latest headlines to deep-dives with today’s most fascinating changemakers, UNDISTRACTED is your weekly guide to the revolution.

More Episodes

Sophia Bush on Surviving “Relentless” Harassment in Hollywood

April 15, 2021 - 35:25
Sophia Bush ruled the small screen in TV hits like “One Tree Hill” and “Chicago PD”—but on both those sets, the workplace abuse was...

Alexis McGill Johnson on the “Dire” Landscape for Abortion Rights

April 8, 2021 - 30:46
Headlines are already calling 2021 “the year of anti-abortion legislation.” State lawmakers have so far introduced more than 500 bills...

Shannon Watts Believes We’re at a Tipping Point for Gun Reform

April 1, 2021 - 33:02
People may believe that gun violence went away during the pandemic because mass shootings slowed down—but in reality, gun violence...

Comedian Amber Ruffin Wants to “De-Gaslight” America

March 25, 2021 - 36:35
Amber Ruffin is breaking boundaries in late-night television with her witty and insightful takes on race, politics and history. She’s a...

Rep. Cori Bush Is What “Keeping It Real” Looks Like

March 18, 2021 - 30:21
U.S. Rep. Cori Bush made history last fall when she became the first Black woman from Missouri to be elected to Congress. Host Brittany...

Lisa Ling on Anti-Asian Violence—And the Rising Movement Against It

March 11, 2021 - 34:05
Lisa Ling, the award-winning CNN host, was sounding the alarm about anti-Asian threats long before the current rise in violence hit most...