October 2018

Lots of opinions

A member with strong views shares what she’s learned about tolerance, compassion and Tradition Ten

I have worked to understand how Tradition Ten and Tradition Five connect to our singleness of purpose. The idea that we should not draw the AA name into public controversy made sense to me from the start. I’ve read the history of the Washingtonians and found it a relief to know that, no matter what the latest issue is in the world at large, in an AA meeting I do not have to hear anybody’s opinion on it. 


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