Community Submission

Letter From the Community

BlackLivesMatter because until we are not objectified as an economic commodity to white people, our lives will continue to be disposable in the eyes of those who hold the power of life and death in their hands in this country.

Black Lives Matter because we deserve experiences Black Boy Joy and Black Girl Magic. We should not have to constantly fight with cultural appropriation and co-optation of our ideals, inventions, and works.

Chicago Puppy Patrol: Letter to the Editor

Chicago Puppy Patrol

To my community, The world is changing as I write these words, and I hope it’s still changing when you read them. People of all races in countries across the world are crying out in protest of the murder of George Floyd. A murder enabled by our country’s complacency regarding equal rights and the treatment…

Experiencing Shame in Power Exchange

For our August Roundtable, we’ll be talking about shame – and the guilt that often accompanies it – as it affects us as a part of our power exchange relationships. … Chicago – Sat August 18th 3:00 – 5:00pm at the Leather Archives & Museum (6418 N Greenview, Chicago IL)