Radio/Podcast

Kite Line: Two Weeks Into the Hunger Strike at Wabash Valley

Listen and Download Here In Wabash Valley, Shaka Shakur is maintaining his hunger strike, demanding an end to guard abuses and the isolation of active prisoners in camera cells. We spoke with his wife, Akili...

Error451 #2: Burner Phones

Listen and Download Here This is the first standalone episode of Error451, The Final Straw’s occasionally weekly podcast featuring a conversation between Bursts and William Budington about tech, security and safer practices. Upcoming episodes include how...

Hotwire #13: Chicago Squat, J20 Trial, & Global Antifascist Updates

Today is the beginning of the J20 inauguration protester trials in DC. There are some important developments in the case, so we interview Sam from DC Legal Posse about what’s going on and how to support the defendants. http://traffic.libsyn.com/exworker/The-Hotwire_13_J20-trials-begin-worldwide-anti-fascism-squatting-for-the-win-in-Chicago.mp3 We also...

The Ex-Worker #59: Surviving a Grand Jury

What it means to resist a grand jury; stories from those who have; how to support North Carolina grand jury resistance. http://traffic.libsyn.com/exworker/59_Surviving-a-Grand-Jury_fixed.mp3 In this episode, we share the first-person stories of three comrades on the frontlines...

Anti-Repression Panel From the NAABC Conference

Listen and Download Here This week we are featuring a recording from an Anti-Repression panel that took place in Denver in October of this year. The sound quality is affected by a fan system that the...

State Repression and Movement Defense

This episode turns to questions of political repression, movement defense, and solidarity with political prisoners – questions which have been accentuated in the wake of the massive legal attacks visited upon protesters who participated in...

Hunger Strikes & Abolitionist Organizing in Indiana Prisons

On this episode, we are joined with someone from IDOC Watch, a group which is organizing alongside and amplifies the voices of incarcerated people in Indiana. In this episode we talk about the history...

Kite Line: 23 Hours In & One Hour Out, The View From Menard

Listen and Download Here This week, we share the words and experiences of Salomon X, a former prisoner in Illinois. In the first of two episodes with Salomon, he describes poor conditions and exploitation in the...

Hotwire #12: Continued Mass Shootings, #DefendJ20

This week we have a greater amount of animal liberation actions to report on than usual. We interview Sam from DC Legal Posse about the first J20 trials beginning next week, and what people can do to support the defendants. After...

Rustbelt Abolition Radio: Education, Fascism, and Abolition

In this bonus episode, we speak with Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher, Associate Professor of Politics and Global Studies at Drexel University. Placed on forced leave by Drexel, he is among a growing number of academics...