With Facemasks Politicized, Alcoholics Anonymous Faces a Conundrum

Due to rules discouraging political discussion, AA members can't discuss a wide-ranging fear: contracting COVID-19 from maskless science deniers. For a program requiring clear-eyed honesty, that's a very bad thing.


Drinking Surged During The Pandemic. Do You Know The Signs Of Addiction?

While some people may be predisposed to problematic drinking or alcohol-use disorder, these can also result from someone’s environment.


Zoom Is an Ineffective Substitute

That other pandemic, COVID, has tyrannically forced us on to the internet and deprived us of that person-to-person contact, that fortifying sense of community, that is essential to our survival.