The Coathangers

Back in the last millennium during the age of analog and airmail a buddy of mine used to subscribe to CMJ, a music magazine that with each monthly issue would include a "mixtape" CD (ah, CDs, back when life was much simpler and slower) jam packed with singles from new and up and coming bands. … Continue reading The Coathangers


Shades of LOVE from Women’s March in Jakarta

This is an immensely powerful post celebrating determined women of determined personal and collective courage.

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Our friends in Jakarta, Indonesia organized a women’s march this Saturday (4 March 2017) morning in front of the Presidential Palace. One of clubPAW authors participated in the march to witness LOVE in what was really the start of something historic in Jakarta. Not just that, now clubPAW has stories from some people we got the chance to talk to.

We at clubPAW believe that the women’s march movement that has shined like sunlight to many major and small cities globally signifies something larger; a hope. A hope that there many who are still persevering in the fight for equality and love. Nay-sayers will always be there and the only way to turn them to our side is by engaging in healthy dialogues and exchanging ideas. There will always be people who look down on our efforts but remember that good will does not expect anything in return. At least…

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The Face of an Authoritarian


Pretty much shell shocked and without ability to articulate personally how I feel about Trump's latest strongman moves so I'll share the messages from two facebook memes that pretty much sums up my thinking nicely: The first shows a protester in Chicago (at least it looks like the Willis/former Sears Tower in the background) holding … Continue reading AMERICAN F%&#ING IDIOTS!

An Obligation Toward Intolerance

Protesting intolerance is not an act of intolerance; it is an act of courage and an obligation to civility. So, as I discussed in this post back in March, I posted to my personal facebook page that I was going to try to convince any of my friends who support Trump to not support him … Continue reading An Obligation Toward Intolerance