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News from across the region and country.

Michigan civil rights commission tables adding LGBTQ

LANSING — Media reports on Tuesday said that the Michigan Civil Rights Commission tabled a request to add LGBTQ from the state’s ban on sex discrimination. From MLive: The request, put forward by Equality Michigan, asked the commission to issue an interpretative statement including protections for sexual orientation and gender identity in the confines of the…

IKS 4th Monday Munch, Sept. 25

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INDIANAPOLIS — Come on out for the 4th Monday Munch. Come shake off the end of the month blues with your fellow kinksters. Dinner is held in a private room where we can discuss our lifestyle openly. This event will feature a discussion topic which will be determined soon. If you have a specific interest…

Meet Your Match at LRA in Chicago, Oct. 6

CHICAGO — This is a wonderful D/s, M/s Roles Mixer! Tired of explaining to a kinkster WHY you want to control people? Or to give up control beyond a play session? Looking for a dating event geared towards power play people like you? Are you a single Dominant or submissive looking to plug into power…

Token Lounge to host Liquid Red Kink Ball Detroit

WESTLAND, Mich. — In its second year in Detroit, Liquid Red Kink Ball is a sexy kinky party that will be sure to heighten your senses, turn you on and make your dark fantasies come true. The one-night event includes fashion shows, fire performances, burlesque shows, kinky shows, special guest DJs, tarot card reading, fetish…

Chicago Rope October Event – TK Lab, Oct. 8

CHICAGO — This month, Chicago Rope goes back to basics with an entire event devoted to helping you improve your TK (aka gote shibari or box tie). And for brand new beginners, we’ll be kicking off another iteration of our Fundamentals of Japanese Rope Bondage series. If you’ve been wanting to learn rope, this is your chance…

Mr. Gem City Bear 2017 named in Dayton

DAYTON — Benjamin Benton of Indianapolis took home the Mr. Gem City Bear 2017 title in August. The contest was held at MJ’s on Jefferson in Dayton on Aug. 5 and was hosted by the Gem City Bears and Scarlett Fever. The contest raised $700 for Brigids Path, which provides inpatient medical care for drug-exposed newborns, non-judgmental…