UNDISTRACTED with Brittany Packnett Cunningham

UNDISTRACTED with Brittany Packnett Cunningham

Latest Episodes

Derecka Purnell On Living (and Loving) Outside the Police State

September 29, 2022 - 41:46
What do Stranger Things, social media and sexual violence all have in common? They all figure into Derecka Purnell’s brilliant world...

The Queen Died. Now What? Three Brilliant Women on Colonialism and the Future

September 22, 2022 - 51:14
The funeral is over. The pomp has died down. But the conversations—not just around the monarchy, but around the legacy of...

The Hidden Latinx Stories We Don’t Hear, with Julissa Natzely Arce Raya

September 15, 2022 - 44:53
It’s Hispanic Heritage Month! And Julissa Natzely Arce Raya has complicated feelings. The author of You Sound Like a White Girl sits...

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

Derecka Purnell On Living (and Loving) Outside the Police State

September 29, 2022 - 41:46
What do Stranger Things, social media and sexual violence all have in common? They all figure into Derecka Purnell’s brilliant world...

The Queen Died. Now What? Three Brilliant Women on Colonialism and the Future

September 22, 2022 - 51:14
The funeral is over. The pomp has died down. But the conversations—not just around the monarchy, but around the legacy of...

The Hidden Latinx Stories We Don’t Hear, with Julissa Natzely Arce Raya

September 15, 2022 - 44:53
It’s Hispanic Heritage Month! And Julissa Natzely Arce Raya has complicated feelings. The author of You Sound Like a White Girl sits...

The Kids Are All Right. The Adults Are F***ing Up!

September 1, 2022 - 42:33
It’s all about the young folk this week: We’ve got Gen Z protestors disrupting anti-abortion galas…a student reporter holding colleges...

Will We Be Smarter About the Next Epidemic? Two Experts Break it Down

August 25, 2022 - 45:44
COVID taught us a lot of lessons—or did it? With MPV (aka monkeypox) here in its wake, host Brittany Packnett Cunningham sits down with...

A Future Without Police? Andrea Ritchie on Crime and Abolition

August 18, 2022 - 44:42
The headlines say crime is up. And our politicians say more police are the answer. What’s the truth? And what happened to all those...