UNDISTRACTED with Brittany Packnett Cunningham

UNDISTRACTED with Brittany Packnett Cunningham

Latest Episodes

Beyoncé’s Renaissance, According to Four Brilliant Black Women

August 4, 2022 - 48:40
“This started off as a conversation about Beyoncé,” says host Brittany Packnett Cunningham, “but like her music, it became about so many...

“The System Works For Those Who Occupy It”: Maria Teresa Kumar on Voting Rights

July 28, 2022 - 35:37
The majority of Americans didn’t want to see Roe v. Wade overturned—but it was. Most Americans want gun reform—but it doesn’t happen. So...

Phoebe Robinson is Writing Her Own Rules (on TV and in Life)

July 21, 2022 - 38:15
"The media has such a limited understanding about Black femaleness,” says Phoebe Robinson, the actress, comedian, writer, podcast host...

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

Beyoncé’s Renaissance, According to Four Brilliant Black Women

August 4, 2022 - 48:40
“This started off as a conversation about Beyoncé,” says host Brittany Packnett Cunningham, “but like her music, it became about so many...

“The System Works For Those Who Occupy It”: Maria Teresa Kumar on Voting Rights

July 28, 2022 - 35:37
The majority of Americans didn’t want to see Roe v. Wade overturned—but it was. Most Americans want gun reform—but it doesn’t happen. So...

Phoebe Robinson is Writing Her Own Rules (on TV and in Life)

July 21, 2022 - 38:15
"The media has such a limited understanding about Black femaleness,” says Phoebe Robinson, the actress, comedian, writer, podcast host...

“Covering the End of the World”: A Reporter on Gun Violence

July 14, 2022 - 41:27
You know gun violence is an American epidemic. But…why? And how do we get out of this mess? Jennifer Mascia understands those answers...

Introducing History is US

July 12, 2022 - 04:04
Written and narrated by award-winning author and Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University, Dr. Eddie S. Glaude,...

Tiffany Cross on Roe, Resistance and What Comes Next

July 7, 2022 - 45:24
“I would rather be a voice and an advocate for my people than sit and smile in the face of bullshit.” That’s host Tiffany Cross’...