Interviews

Final Straw: No Bayou Bridge Pipeline, an Interview with L’eau Est La Vie Camp

Listen and Download Here This week, Bursts had a change to speak with two participants in the L’eu Est La Vie camp (Water is Life in French) organizing against the Bayou Bridge pipeline that Energy Transfer...

Interview with J20 Defendants: 188 Still Face Decades In Prison For Trump Inauguration Protest

Washington, DC – Despite the clear rejection of their first case by a jury last month, the US Attorney’s Office is continuing to seek multiple felony convictions for nearly every person swept up in...

Kite Line: Shine A Light – Tensions Spreading in the Prisons

Listen and Download Here This week, we feature two snapshots from fast-developing situations inside the prison system. First, we share an anonymized statement from a prisoner participating in final preparations for Operation: PUSH, the statewide strike...

Rustbelt Abolition Radio: Carceral Ableism and Disability Justice

Listen and Download Here In this episode we explore the ways in which the framework of “carceral ableism” redraws our map of racial capitalism’s archipelago of confinement, and how the liberatory praxis of disability justice works...

Radical People Podcast Episode #7: High Seas High Jinks

In this episode of Radical People, Eamon speaks with his friend High Jinks, who has spent the past few years learning how to sail. Since learning this skill from various anarchist sailors, she began...

Audio Report: Tales from the Table Side in Phoenix

After we heard that folks associated with Antifascist Action Phoenix and Occupied Southwest Distro had a run in with Phoenix, Arizona police that ended in helicopters circling them overhead, we wanted to learn more....

Final Straw: #OperationPUSH, Strikes in Florida Prisons

Listen and Download Here This week, Disembodied Voice spoke with Karen, a member of the Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee in Gainesville, Florida.  People imprisoned across the state of Florida are gearing up for a work strike...

Kite Line: #OperationPUSH

Listen and Download Here In this week’s episode, we speak with Karen Smith in Florida, who gives us insights into Operation PUSH. Kicking off in just 10 days, Operation PUSH is a prisoner-organized work stoppage...

ERROR451 #07: Borders and Devices

Listen and Download Here This week on error451, the occasionally-weekly tech podcast from an anarchist perspective brought to you by The Final Straw Radio, Bursts and William Budington chat about devices crossing the U.S. border.  Now, neither...

Shaka Shakur On Hunger Strike Victory in Indiana Prison

In November 2017, Shaka Shakur underwent a successful 12-day hunger strike at Wabash Valley Correctional Facility near Vincennes, Indiana, after which he was moved to a non-camera cell and most of his confiscated property was...