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Webby Podcast January 13, 2022

S8 EP8: UNPCKD: Essentials for an Inclusive Internet – Misinformation

Audio from our first event for UNPCKD: Essentials for an Inclusive Internet, a series created in partnership with the NAACP. Journalist XiXi Yang and the NAACP's Vanessa Mbonu discuss how misinformation online impacts Black and AAPI communities.


As part of a long term partnership with the NAACP, we launched a virtual event series UNPCKD: Essentials for an Inclusive Internet. Each event convenes leaders, creators and community organizers who to unpack the most pressing issues impacting communities of color online, with the objective to provide action steps we can take as an industry to work towards building a more inclusive and equitable internet.

In a special episode of The Webby Podcast, listen our kick off event. It explores how misinformation and disinformation campaigns impact Black and AAPI communities, featuring XiXi Yang, Journalist & Founder of XYZ Media, and Vanessa Mbonu, VP of Digital Marketing and Communications, NAACP. Listen now!