Ep.1 Don’t Call it a Comeback

We are doing another season. Ewan talks with Tony about why he felt compellrd to bring back the Black Eye and the need now more than ever to pull at the loose threads of thinly covered narratives. Martin McMahon of the Echo Chamber Podcast joins us for what is a combative, but respectful debate on Covid-19, the Government response, NPHET […]

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Life Goes On – Season 2 Ep.7

All eyes and minds may be on Covid but the world carries on, much of it speeding up as the cliff face approaches. This week we wanted to delve into those other issues and raise some vital awareness. The WWF has just released a report and it turns out humans have outdone themselves, wiping 68 per cent of populations from […]

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Progress is a Zig Zag S.2 Ep.7

On this edition of The Black Eye, we revisit the United States madhouse with Reecie Colbert of Black Women Views Media and the #KHive. Melania’s denouncing bullying while her husband bullies right beside her, the race war carries on, and while a paralysed black man is chained up by police they offer water to a cold-blooded killer. Is there any […]

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Collateral Damage

Covid, covid, covid. We’re told to be terrified and locked down by those in charge who continue to fail in so many areas. But is it really something to be petrified of, and is the treatment becoming worse than the disease? While fear can be good, on this episode we look at the reality behind the scare tactics. From a […]

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Dumbocracy – Season 2 Ep.4

On this episode, we’re talking China with Sophie Richardson of Human Rights Watch. Over many months now whispers have been growing regarding the treatment of the Uighurs in the west of the country and more and more footage has been shared online regarding what the authorities refer to as re-training. It’s led to louder and louder chatter of a genocide […]

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Reasonably Competent Clowns #TBE

On this edition of the show we’re off to the UK, where author and journalist Peter Hichens joins us to discuss what he says is the overstated fear-mongering around Covid, the forced use of muzzles, the attacks on civil liberties, as well as the Conservative jokers running his country into the ground. After that it’s back to Ireland for a […]

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Pavlov’s Dog – Ep.2

With Vladimir Putin taking power for life in a referendum that offered train tickets and raffle prizes and was conducted out the back of vans, Russia knows it’s future. It’s the same as its recent past. To talk about the strong man leader’s ascent and use of power, we’re joined by Mark Galeotti, Honorary Professor at the University College London […]

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Back With A Bang – Season 2 Ep.1

After a week off, we’ve plenty of catching up to do with the latest Covid surge, with political mayhem, with sport back, and with climate chaos. Thus we are whisking you straight off to Brazil where Tom Hennigan in Sao Paulo, Dave Caren in the oft-forgotten poorer north-east, and Marvio dos Anjos in Rio de Janeiro talk us and take […]

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