From the March 1978 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Another Minority Protected

Many of these items are contrary to AA philosophy. Their publication here does not mean that the Grapevine endorses or approves them; they are offered solely for your information.

New York City became the first municipality in the nation to prohibit discrimination against recovered alcoholics in such areas as employment, housing, and the use of educational facilities.

Under a bill signed into law, the city's Human Rights Commission is empowered to act on complaints by a recovered alcoholic, defined by the measure as "a person with a history of alcoholism...

-- Edward Ranzal