Watching the Hawks

  • Trump’s nuclear weapons are totally bigger (E728)
    In a childishly-worded letter, Trump has canceled what would have been a historic nuclear peace summit with North Korea. Elon Musk is mad at the media for being mad at him, so he’s gonna teach them a lesson. The NFL has unveiled a new policy...
  • Watching the Hawks
    The hosts, Tyrel Ventura, Sean Stone and Tabetha Wallace along with their guests are your eyes and ears on the ground in the world of media, politics and pop culture.
  • Trump’s nuclear weapons are totally bigger (E728)
    Trump’s nuclear weapons are totally bigger (E728)
    In a childishly-worded letter, Trump has canceled what would have been a historic nuclear peace summit with North Korea. Elon Musk is mad at the media for being mad at him, so he’s gonna teach them a lesson. The NFL has unveiled a new policy...
  • Surveillance high & running out of bombs (E727)
    Surveillance high & running out of bombs (E727)
    High schools in Lockport, NY announced they will use facial recognition technology to track and record students, but has student surveillance gone too far? The US has basically bombed so many countries, we may be running out of bombs to sell. The...
  • Million-dollar spies and veteran PTSD (E726)
    Million-dollar spies and veteran PTSD (E726)
    Public records reveal that ousted FBI informant Stefan Halper was paid generously by the Obama Administration; writer and political commentator Steve Malzberg joins the show to discuss. Filmmaker Korey Rowe discusses his latest documentary which...
  • California’s forgotten rape kits, again (E725)
    California’s forgotten rape kits, again (E725)
    With reports estimating upwards of 13,000 rape kits unprocessed in California, legal and media analyst Lionel explores how this problem can be solved. Watching the Hawks co-host Sean Stone interviews author Juan Pablo Villarino to discuss his book...
  •  Too much plastic & Net neutrality (E724)
    Too much plastic & Net neutrality (E724)
    After decades of depending on plastic to make our lives easier, it may now be standing in the way of our future. The Supreme Court has decided to allow states to legalize sports betting – RT’s sports correspondent Steve Christakos...
  • Ramadan Mubarak, happy birthday Russiagate (E723)
    Ramadan Mubarak, happy birthday Russiagate (E723)
    As Ramadan begins for Muslims everywhere this week, it appears that the Supreme Court is set to pass Trump’s travel ban, which many have called discriminatory against Muslims – CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou joins the show to discuss....
  • Monkey beds cleaner than Haspel’s record (E722)
    Monkey beds cleaner than Haspel’s record (E722)
    The Senate Intelligence Committee voted to advance Trump’s controversial CIA nominee, Gina Haspel; former intelligence agent Ray McGovern joins Sean Stone and guest host Ashlee Banks to discuss. Journalist Max Blumenthal discusses the attacks...
  • The path to war & Monica claps back (E721)
    The path to war & Monica claps back (E721)
    As Iran becomes the scapegoat for the US’ problems, is America itching towards war once again? The country’s largest manufacturer of police body cams considers tapping into artificial intelligence. RT America Sports Correspondent Steve...
  • A torturer’s confirmation & free-thinking, DNC-style (E720)
    A torturer’s confirmation & free-thinking, DNC-style (E720)
    Drama and double-speak unfold freely at the Senate confirmation of CIA nominee Gina Haspel. Democrats across the nation explore innovative methods of forcing candidates into obedience to the party. The Big Picture host Holland Cooke discusses the...
  • Deal-breaking diplomacy & K9 jobs crisis (E719)
    Deal-breaking diplomacy & K9 jobs crisis (E719)
    Trump may not like it, but Iran and other countries are on track to remain in the controversial nuclear deal. Legalizing marijuana leads to a surprising jobs crisis for drug-sniffing dogs. Author and educator D. Watkins discusses Childish...