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The Final Straw Radio

The Final Straw Radio is a weekly anarchist interview podcast and radio show produced in Asheville, NC.  More archives going back to 2010 can be found at our website.

Nov 29, 2017

This week on the occasionally-weekly tech podcast from The Final Straw, Error451, Bursts and guest William Budington, a tech security expert, talk about Net Neutrality.  The context is that it's back in the news as FCC Chairman Ajit Pai appears to be pushing for the revocation of the 2015 FCC decision to declare the...


Nov 26, 2017

Interview with Eleanor Goldfield

This week we spoke with Eleanor Goldfield, who is an activist on the far left and a proponent of creative activism, a stance that centers creative approaches to direct action with the aim of leading people to interrogate their own politics on an emotional and psychological level. From


Nov 22, 2017

In perfect timing for holiday driving many will be doing in the U.S., we're releasing episode 3 of Error451, The Final Straw's occasionally weekly tech security podcast with William Budington. This episode is about GPS navigation on mobile devices and ways to use it without disclosing your information to service...


Nov 19, 2017

 

This week on the Final Straw we feature 2 interviews.

Walid, an asylum seeker held at the Manus Regional Process Center, Papua New Guinea

First up, you'll hear a conversation that Bursts had with a refugee seeking asylum in Australia. His name is Walid, he is 24 years old and from Afghanistan. Manus Regional...


Nov 16, 2017

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 to avoid leaking info while using maps on your device and safer practices at borders.  If...