Interviews

Breaking Binary: A Discussion on Gender Nihilism

Detractors on the Right claims that they are the only ones opposed to identity politics, but time and time again, we have seen that they are simply promoting another reactionary flavor. On the Left,...

Interview with Montreal Antifascist Organizer

MTL Counter-info sent some questions to some people involved in ongoing anti-fascist activities, in an effort to address common misconceptions about these struggles. This is what they had to say. Can you tell me about...

The Hotwire #4: Irma Relief & DREAMer Resistance

This week we speak with Dezeray, an anarchist involved in Mutual Aid Disaster Relief organizing in the wake of Hurricane Irma. Next, we interview Sam, an anarchist DACA recipient, about undocumented youth resistance. A number of political...

Final Straw: Tech Security, Doxxing, and Encryption

Listen and Download Here This week Bursts spoke with William Budington, a digital security expert, about various topics under that heading. We spoke about: encryption for texting, email and mobile devices operating systems; about anonymity on...

Attica, Prison Strike, Millions for Prisoners, and Beyond

Listen and Download Here On the anniversary of the 1971 Attica prison rebellion we reflect on the intensifying political struggles behind bars by examining two extraordinary flashpoints: Amerika’s nationwide September 9, 2016, prisoner strike, and the...

Final Straw: Autonomous Hurricane Relief on the Gulf Coast

Download and Listen Here This is a The Final Straw Radio mini-episode and we just had a quick conversation with Assata, an activist and member Yellow Hammer Alternative, an Alabama-based far left autonomous mutual aid group. We...

Klee Benally on Sacred Sites, Haul No!, & Anti-Colonial Resistance

For decades, Klee Benally (Dine’), has been at the forefront of anti-colonial, environmental, and indigenous struggles while working to build up autonomous and grassroots media. In this episode we were lucky enough to catch...

Building Autonomy, Organizing Relief: Harvey Volunteers Speak

We caught up with members of Austin Common Ground Relief about autonomous relief efforts in Houston and surrounding areas and communities. We discuss broadly what anarchists, autonomists, and anti-authoritarians are doing, the response from...

Final Straw: Interview with Jalil Muntaqim

This week we’ll be taking a little break. We’ll be sharing a short interview conducted by friends of ours at Prison Radio at CKUT from the studios of McGill University in Montreal, Quebec in so-called Canada....

Critical Reflections from the Front Lines of Charlottesville

In the three weeks since anarchists helped shut down the largest fascist rally the US has seen in decades, the pendulum has swung back and forth between new public support for anti-fascist organizing and a dishonest, fearmongering reaction...