I’m new to the rooms but they’ve been helping me more than anything else I’ve ever tried. But I keep coming across these critiques of AA—that women get attacked there; that the science is all wrong; that the program only works for a tiny fraction of people who go to meetings. Two of the critics—Lance Dodes and Gabrielle Glaser—get a lot of attention in particular. I’m just wondering why the positive results I’ve been getting over the past three months have to be made so negative.
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