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Check out this great article in Bear World Magazine by Eric Paul Leue on PrEP and the national dialogue taking place around the use of Truvada as a pre-exposure precaution against HIV infection.

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By |December 5th, 2014|News|0 Comments

From The LA&M Archives: This Month In Review

This Month in Review│ November 2014
By Jakob VanLammeren, LA&M Archivist/Collections Librarian
 

It’s been a while since I’ve written about an average* month at the Leather Archives & Museum. Sometimes I feel a certain kind of writer’s block around the specifics of what I do here (I think there are moments where I get so focused on […]

By |November 28th, 2014|Entertainment, History, News, People|0 Comments

Pacific Coast Power Exchange 2015 Winners

The 2015 Pacific Coast Power Exchange titleholders are Ranell, Aren, and Ms. WillowKat. The title contest was held at Dark Odyssey: Surrender on the weekend of November 14th-16th in San Francisco. The stage portion of the title contest on Sunday featured an educational presentation and fantasy performance from each of the contestant groups, as well […]

By |November 25th, 2014|Events US, News|0 Comments

SECC Leather Weekend 2015

The Southeast Conference of Clubs announced the SECC Leather weekend for 2015, February 12 through 15 at the Parliment Resort in Orlando, FL.

In 2009 former SECC President Jerry Ramsey helped to develop the Mr. SECC Leather title and contest in an attempt to foster healthy competition among the member clubs and business partners. The event, […]

By |November 11th, 2014|Events US, News|0 Comments

MIR 18 – Max, Mr Rubber Netherlands

Max, Mr. Rubber Netherlands, won Mr. International Rubber 18 at MIR weekend in Chicago, Illinois on Nov. 1, 2014. Franz of Germany is 1st runner-up, Alejandro of Mexico is 2nd runner-up.

Max was one of ten contestants from across North America and Europe who came to Chicago to represent their regions at MIR. And, in […]

By |November 9th, 2014|Events US, News|0 Comments

Clifton Tatum – Mr Palm Springs Leather 2015

The Mr. Palm Springs Leather contest, a cornerstone of Palm Springs Leather Pride, saw 5 HOT contestants vie for the title of Mr. Palm Springs Leather 2015. When the last judges scores were tallied in an incredibly close race, the winner was Clifton Tatum (Mr. Tool Shed 2015) (click here for a high res photo), […]

By |November 9th, 2014|Contests, Events US, News|0 Comments

Southeast Alliance of Leather Announces Contests and Judges

"Sirs, boys, and puppies OH MY! February 27 - March 1, 2015 the Sirs, boys, and puppies are taking over the Southeast in Charleston, South Carolina at the Connections Nite Club! Southeast LeatherSIR, Southeast Leatherboy, Southeast Puppy, and Southeast Trainer titles will all be awarded during the awesome and historic weekend in Charlestown, South Carolina."

By |November 4th, 2014|Contests, Events, Events US, News|0 Comments

Midwest Leather Weekend 2014

The annual Midwest Leather Weekend in St Louis, Missouri took place the first weekend of October. Leather folk locally and from surrounding states converged on the Bad Dog Bar & Grill for parties, fetish seminars and the Mr Midwest Leather and Midwest Puppy contests.

Once again the two contests were held the same night, with their […]

By |November 3rd, 2014|Contests, Events US|0 Comments

Live at Palm Springs Leather Pride 20

Join Leatherati’s Loren Berthelsen live from PS Leather Pride 20!

By |October 31st, 2014|Contests, Events US|0 Comments

Live at MIR 18

Join Leatherati’s Tynan Fox and Alex Lindsay live this weekend from Mr International Rubber 18 in Chicago, IL.

By |October 31st, 2014|Contests, Events US|0 Comments

SouthEast Person of Leather Region

International Person of Leather announced that Lady Catherine Gross has been selected to produce the first SouthEast Person of Leather Contest at SouthEast Leatherfest’s twentieth anniversary to be held June 18-21, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Co-Founders of the International Person of Leather Contest, Master Tallen, Mr. Andrew Love, and slave Jazz are thrilled to welcome Lady […]

By |October 30th, 2014|Contests, Events US|0 Comments

Judges Announced For Pacific Coast Power Exchange

The Pacific Coast Power Exchange contest will be held as part of Dark Odyssey: Surrender on November 14th-16th in SF, and is a fun, low-stress educational title open to couples or triads who identify in any power exchange dynamic- Owner/pet, Mistress/boy, Dom/sub, Rigger/ropebunny, etc- however you identify, you have a home there.

This is a teaching […]

By |October 29th, 2014|Contests, Events US|0 Comments