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SF's Up Your Alley Street Fair Returns to SoMa

CULTURE | By Race Bannon | Jul 29
As it was last year, the Fair will take place on Dore Alley between Howard and Folsom and continuing on Folsom from 9th to Juniper and the adjoining block of 10th Street.

Unsung Heroes :: Leather Community Acknowledged on World AIDS Day

NATIONAL | By Race Bannon | Dec 13
For the leather community to be honored in such a public and meaningful way is a historic moment.

Folsom: A Fair for the Kinky

CULTURE | By Race Bannon | Sep 25
It's that time of year again when the entire city comes alive with everything leather and kink! Whether you're a Bay Area resident, a pilgrim to Folsom, or watching from afar, you'll want to know all about this year's fair.

Chicago's Leather Invasion

NATIONAL | By Race Bannon | May 31
It's essentially a leather invasion with thousands of guys descending upon the city from all over the world to frolic in kinkland for a few days. It's truly special.

She's A Very Kinky Girl; Going Beyond 'Fifty Shades'

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 2
When "Fifty Shades of Grey" debuted in the theaters last month, many people's eyes were opened to the wonderful world of kink. But in the LGBT community, kink has been around for decades, with women and transpeople creating their own safe spaces.

Leather Alliance Weekend

CULTURE | Mar 22
Yet again the fine folks at the San Francisco Bay Area Leather Alliance, along with a small army of dedicated volunteers and supportive sponsors, produced their Leather Alliance Weekend on March 5-8.

Plan Calls for Leather-Themed Plaza in SOMA

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 16
A leather-themed public plaza would be built on the roadway outside the Eagle bar in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood under a proposal backed by the developer of a new mixed-use housing and retail development.

Are Leather Titles Necessary?

CULTURE | By Race Bannon | Feb 7
On Wednesday, January 28, the San Francisco Leathermen's Discussion Group (LDG) hosted a panel discussion named "Are Leather Titles Necessary?" at the SF LGBT Center.

PrEP: Tipping Point to Put the Sex Back in Leathersex?

CULTURE | By Race Bannon | Jan 24
In the late 1980s and early 1990s, as HIV was beginning to decimate the gay men's community, many people began to embrace BDSM and other forms of kink as "safer" alternatives to insertive sex.

Florida Leather -n- Fetish Pride Weekend

By Mike Halterman | Nov 1
Last year's inaugural Florida Leather -n- Fetish Pride Weekend was a big success, and this year's weekend promises to be even bigger and better!

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