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Trouble in Trinidad

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.

I write to express my utter amazement at the attitude adopted by the Board of Trinidad and Tobago Television as reflected by its chairman on the question of the advertising of alcohol and tobacco. The fundamental issue is the effect of these advertisements on the impressionable and vulnerable minds of our children.

The present "Macho" advertisement for rum is immoral. To suggest that the... Login to read more
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