A local columnist has come under fire for an article about how a local adult entertainment producer was receiving a subsidy from the state for multimedia training for employees.
Kink, located at the Armory building in San Francisco's Mission District, is known for edgy work that caters to fetishists, starting with bondage and getting, well, kinkier from there.
The San Francisco Weekly's Matt Smith brought the matter to the attention of the state's Employment Training Panel while researching his story, and the ETP kicked Kink out of the program.
Now fetish fans are urging San Franciscans to boycott the weekly tabloid. A flier posted in the Castro district reads:
Boycott the SF Weekly till they pull the hateful "Whipped and Gagged" article depicting consensual BDSM as "coerced torture" and other hateful comments.
Only in San Francisco.
Photo by Jere Keys.
Jackson West can testify that Kink is thoroughly professional place to work.