Tumblr users claim ‘BDSM is abuse.’ But new study on LGBTQ kinksters says otherwise

“Most importantly, the findings illustrate that belonging to and participating in the kink community is beneficial to the wellbeing of gender- and sexually-diverse clients,” Speciale and Khambatta write. “The theme of community connectedness demonstrates the profound meanings the participants ascribed to their membership in the kink community, which provided several benefits to their self-acceptance, sexual health and wellness, and personal development.”

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