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By The Cage Staff​(staff)     01/07/2017 21856

Below is some information you may find useful in your exploration of BDSM. If you have a link you’d like to add, please email us at

So What is BDSM?

An intro we like courtesy of Franklin Veaux

Glossary of BDSM Terminology

A good introduction to BDSM terminology from

Tips For Dominants

Some fantastic resources for the dominant.

Submissive Guide

More great info and views for the submissive.

Starting As A Top

Advice For Bondage Beginners

The National Coalition for Sexual Freedom

Advocacy and legal advice for the kink community
“The NCSF is committed to creating a political, legal and social environment in the US that advances equal rights for consenting adults who engage in alternative sexual and relationship expressions.The NCSF aims to advance the rights of, and advocate for consenting adults in the BDSM-Leather-Fetish, Swing, and Polyamory Communities.We pursue our vision through direct services, education, advocacy, and outreach, in conjunction with our partners, to directly benefit these communities.


Acceptance and advocacy for gay, lesbian, transgender individuals and more.
“GLAAD rewrites the script for LGBT acceptance. As a dynamic media force, GLAAD tackles tough issues to shape the narrative and provoke dialogue that leads to cultural change. GLAAD protects all that has been accomplished and creates a world where everyone can live the life they love.”

Transgender Law and Policy Institute

Advocacy and legal advice for transgenders
“We are a non-profit organization dedicated to engaging in effective advocacy for transgender people in our society. The TLPI brings experts and advocates together to work on law and policy initiatives designed to advance transgender equality.”


Academic, Legal, and Campaigning Resources For BDSMers
“Backlash is an umbrella organisation providing academic, legal and campaigning resources defending freedom of sexual expression. We support the rights of adults to participate in all consensual sexual activities and to watch, read and create any fictional interpretation of such in any media.”

Authors / Eductors we admire

Dossie Easton

Gloria Brame

Jay Wiseman

Ms. Rika