Watching the Hawks

  • Fantasy behind LIBOR & settling CIA torture (E545)
    Sean Stone and Tyrel Ventura invite journalist and author Matt Taibbi into the Hawk’s Nest to discuss the magical, mysterious and dangerous new controversy surrounding the London Interbank Offered Rate or Libor. RT’s Anya Parampil on the...
  • 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.
  • Fantasy behind LIBOR & settling CIA torture (E545)
    Fantasy behind LIBOR & settling CIA torture (E545)
    Sean Stone and Tyrel Ventura invite journalist and author Matt Taibbi into the Hawk’s Nest to discuss the magical, mysterious and dangerous new controversy surrounding the London Interbank Offered Rate or Libor. RT’s Anya Parampil on the...
  • Refugees return home & a sanction of problems (E544)
    Refugees return home & a sanction of problems (E544)
    Tyrel Ventura and Sean Stone with the good news that over 600,000 Syrian refugees are returning home and the bad news that a cholera epidemic has now affected 500,000 citizens in Yemen. RT’s Marina Portnaya on Iran’s response to the new...
  • Rebuilding America & rebooting Google (E543)
    Rebuilding America & rebooting Google (E543)
    Tyrel Ventura & Sean Stone analyze the prospects of President Trump’s infrastructure plan. Google is drawing heat for censoring the news and manipulating search results. RT’s Anya Parampil joins the show to discuss her recent...
  • Ballistic arms dance & Mon-Satan (E542)
    Ballistic arms dance & Mon-Satan (E542)
    Tyrel Ventura & Sean Stone look into a shocking report about the roots of North Korea’s nuclear program. Monsanto is back in the headlines as proof emerges of a toxic cover-up. RT’s Natasha Sweatte returns for the second part of her...
  • Behind the headlines in Charlottesville (E541)
    Behind the headlines in Charlottesville (E541)
    Tyrel Ventura & Sean Stone take a look at the tragic violence that surrounded a far-right rally in Charlottesville, VA. RT’s Natasha Sweatte reports on how the local community is responding. Redacted Tonight’s Lee Camp joins the show...
  • Partisan crackup & secrecy culture (E540)
    Partisan crackup & secrecy culture (E540)
    Tyrel Ventura and Tabetha Wallace are joined by Daily Caller deputy editor Scott Greer to break down the bipartisan meltdown in US politics and the drumbeat to war with North Korea. Then, federal Chief Judge John Tunheim shares some of his thoughts...
  • Cheerleading into war & opioid fallout (E539)
    Cheerleading into war & opioid fallout (E539)
    Tyrel Ventura and Tabetha Wallace discuss the politics of warmongering. RT’s Natasha Sweatte investigates the nationwide opioid epidemic. US Circuit Court Chief Judge John Tunheim talks to Sean Stone about his work on declassifying documents...
  • Ferguson 3 years later & ICE follies (E538)
    Ferguson 3 years later & ICE follies (E538)
    Tyrel Ventura and Tabetha Wallace commemorate the third anniversary of the death of Michael Brown, and are joined by RT’s Ashlee Banks and activist Perry Redd to discuss the state of affairs in Ferguson. Then, they take a look at the flaws of...
  • Endless wars & endless politics (E537)
    Endless wars & endless politics (E537)
    Tyrel Ventura and Tabetha Wallace take a look at a recent study tying electoral support for Trump in 2016 to levels of war casualties in communities. RT’s Brigida Santos joins the show to recap recent events in the war in Yemen. Then, the...
  • Blackwater set free & Law and Vengeance (E536)
    Blackwater set free & Law and Vengeance (E536)
    Tyrel Ventura and Tabetha Wallace take a look at a story out of the gaming world’s past that mainstream media has just now come around to covering. Mike Papantonio, host of America’s Lawyer on RT, joins the show to preview his new book,...