From the June 1979 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Doctors' Problems

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.

Witch doctors should be entrusted and trained throughout the developing continents to combat the rapid rise of alcoholism, according to a proposal considered by the World Health Assembly, the highest decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO).

The proposition has been put forward by specialists of the WHO secretariat, claiming the effects of increasing alcohol abuse...

-- Thomas Land