Watching the Hawks

  • Paying for pretty & re-segregating Alabama (E569)
    It’s no secret that the beauty industry, a multi-billion-dollar giant, is built on sexism – but new studies show it may have a shocking racial problem as well. Cosmetology expert and entrepreneur Mercedes Edney joins Tabetha Wallace....
  • 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.
  • Paying for pretty & re-segregating Alabama (E569)
    Paying for pretty & re-segregating Alabama (E569)
    It’s no secret that the beauty industry, a multi-billion-dollar giant, is built on sexism – but new studies show it may have a shocking racial problem as well. Cosmetology expert and entrepreneur Mercedes Edney joins Tabetha Wallace....
  • No nukes, no tapper, no relaxation (E568)
    No nukes, no tapper, no relaxation (E568)
    The UN makes a big move toward a world with no nuclear weapons, though the most important players may still be missing. RT’s Brigida Santos has more on California’s new need to prepare for a potential nuclear strike in light of the Korea...
  • Sun, storms & slaves (E567)
    Sun, storms & slaves (E567)
    Shockingly, human slavery remains a tragically all-too-real issue in the modern world. Storm-caused power outages in Florida reveal the corrupt regulatory practices that keep the state’s homeowners from going solar. Global DIRT’s Adam...
  • Trump’s UN Bluster…and Facebook has Standards?! (E566)
    Trump’s UN Bluster…and Facebook has Standards?! (E566)
    The National Defense Authorization Act gets passed once more, with the help of The Resistance, to implement a $700 billion war budget. Facebook bizarrely has been cracking down on Muslim Rohingya human rights activists. Northeastern...
  • A pivot to nuclear fears with John Pilger (E565)
    A pivot to nuclear fears with John Pilger (E565)
    With all eyes on the nuclear standoff with North Korea, what is the over-arching agenda in play behind the politics of crisis? Tyrel Ventura sits down with documentary filmmaker and journalist John Pilger to learn more about the unfolding...
  • A saturn send-off for Cassini (E564)
    A saturn send-off for Cassini (E564)
    The Cassini probe vaporizes in the atmosphere of Saturn marking a glorious end of a 20-year mission. NASA astronaut and former ISS commander Leroy Chiao discusses the mission’s historical significance and accomplishments. Science author Kieran...
  • Running guns & twitter bots (E563)
    Running guns & twitter bots (E563)
    The Pentagon is complicit in a multi-billion dollar gun-running scheme, through which old Soviet weapons find their way to the Middle East. A report reveals Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin tried to book a US Air Force jet for his honeymoon....
  • AUMF soldiers on & shieldmaidens against misogyny (E562)
    AUMF soldiers on & shieldmaidens against misogyny (E562)
    Warmongering in the capital of the free world rises to boiling point as debate rages over war legislation and nuclear proliferation. Meanwhile, RT’s Anya Parampil reports from Seoul on the growing tensions on the Korean Peninsula. Workplace...
  • Harvey’s toxic clean-up & murders on the Amazon (E561)
    Harvey’s toxic clean-up & murders on the Amazon (E561)
    Tyrel Ventura and Tabetha Wallace evaluate the government’s plans to unleash potentially lethal pesticides on Houston in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. In Brazil, a shocking case of rogue gold miners allegedly massacring an indigenous...
  • The un-patriotic act & terror as a tactic (E560)
    The un-patriotic act & terror as a tactic (E560)
    Tyrel Ventura and Tabetha Wallace commemorate the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks and discuss the US government’s tactics when it comes to domestic surveillance and foreign policy in the aftermath of terror. GOP strategist Salvator La...