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Readers comment on the September 2002 AA Grapevine

I'd like to comment further on the focus you have given to American post-9/11 "sobriety" issues in the Grapevine.

As an AA member who has lived abroad and attended meetings in many countries, I am fully aware and appreciative of AA's open and inclusive worldwide fellowship. My reaction to the Grapevine's focus on issues around 9/11 was "Oh, darn, they think they're New Yorkers (or Americans) first and alcoholics, second."

Perhaps it was a well-thought out decision (as the editorial comment said), and perhaps you... Login to read more
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