Tagged: Groups

From 0 to 20 Secular AA Groups in Ontario

By Roger C Toronto’s Beyond Belief Agnostics & Freethinkers is the oldest and still active secular AA group in Canada. It held its first meeting on September 24th, 2009 at the Ontario Institute of...

Chapter 8: Accepting Special Composition Groups

Chapter 8: Accepting Special Composition Groups

Since the very beginning, there have been special composition groups in Alcoholics Anonymous. And their acceptance, sadly, has always posed a problem. “‘Special’ groups have always been viewed with suspicion, alarm and sometimes outright...

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A History of Special Interest Groups in AA

This is an edited version of the talk that was delivered at the We Agnostics, Atheists and Freethinkers conference in Austin, Texas on November 11, 2016. By Deirdre S. I’m Deirdre S., a cross-addicted...