Anarchy on the Air!


Fifth Estate # 401, Summer 2018

The Final Straw Radio

Want to learn how to turn off GPS on your phone? Hear the latest from the pipeline blockade? Or, how to support pipeline resisters near you? The Final Straw Radio (TFSR) is a weekly anarchist radio show and podcast based in Asheville, N.C. TFSR has produced programs since 2010, airing on stations across the country, and offering free downloads at

Programs feature interviews with anarchists and anti-authoritarians, antifascists, prisoners, feminists, eco-defenders, labor organizers, anti-war militants, authors, poets and activists from across Turtle Island and around the world. There are commentaries by anarchist prisoner Sean Swain. There are also irregular tech security features from an anarchist perspective entitled “error451.”

TFSR is a member of the Channel Zero Network of English-language anarchist podcasts, (available to stream at as well as the International A-Radio Network, which produces a monthly English news show, “B(A)D News: Angry Voices From Around The World” at

Audio comrades in these networks produce an array of news, discussion, story-telling and music shows of interest to anarchists and autonomists.

Contact your local community radio station and ask them about airing TFSR programming. Contact TFSR at if you’d like help with this.


John Zerzan expresses his anti-civilization views on his weekly live show, “AnarchyRadio,” from Eugene, Ore., Tuesdays, 7 pm PST, on KWVA 88.1 FM. Listener calls wanted at 541-346-0645. Audio streaming at

Archived shows are at