Airing at 2pm EST on 7/20/2014, streaming at AshevilleFM from 3am EST on July 21th through July 28th, 2014, then podcasting later at radio4all.net. Also airing this week on KOWA-LPFM in Olympia, WA, KWTF in Bodega Bay, CA, KXCF in Marshall, CA, and WCRS-LP Columbus Community Radio 98.3 and 102.1 FM
Doug Gilbert is an anarchist living in the East Bay in California. He’s also a bus driver. And he’s currently a cohost on Free Radical Radio on Berkeley Liberation Radio. Aaaalso, Doug just wrote this book entitled, “I Saw Fire: Reflections on Riot, Revolt and the Black Bloc”. This week on The Final Straw features a conversation with Doug about his experiences of resistance over the last few years: attempts to wildcat strike among transit workers in the Bay; Dineh, O’odham & non-native anarchists uniting to shut down National Socialist Movement (NSM) events in Arizona; students and non-students taking buildings over in the ’09 University Occupations in CA; and more!
More on the book here: http://littleblackcart.com/I-Saw-Fire.html
Some more of Doug’s writing can be found at: http://fireworksbayarea.com/
To hear Free Radical Radio: http://freeradicalradio.tumblr.com
To listen to it live, www.berkeleyliberationradio.net from 8-10pm PST
For some of his older writings, check http://www.modestoanarcho.org/
The playlist is here: http://www.ashevillefm.org/node/9764