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International Mr. Leather 1984. Ron Moore became the first black man to ever
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History of Black BDSM

History of Black BDSM & Leather

A visual journey through over half a century of black people in the BDSM lifestyle including hundreds of vintage photos of black BDSM in literature, film, culture and relgion.

Online Advisors

Online Advisors

Knowledgeable members of the community volunteering their time to educate, coach and advise new lifestylers. Advisors all have over a decade real-time BDSM experience and specialize in specific types of play or servitude. Conversations are kept confidential.

Subs Handbook

Sub's Handbook

Dark Connections put together a short manual with basic guidelines and suggestions for submissives. If you are brand new to the BDSM lifestyle this is a GREAT place to start!

Dominant's Field Guide

Dominant's Field Guide

Get headed in the right direction with this short guide of standard rules and tips for Dominants who are new to the BDSM lifestyle. Read this for advice on how to begin a safe and enjoyable journey into the BDSM lifestyle.

BDSM Dictionary

BDSM Dictionary

A glossary of basic terms and definitions commonly used in the BDSM community.

Articles

Articles

Special sections and articles written by black lifestylers for black lifestylers.