Activist, blogger and film maker Monica Richardson is just completing her important film, the 13th Step, to be released later this year. You can watch a 14 min trailer below.
This project deserves our support because finally someone has had the courage and determination to bring this subject out the shadows and into the mainstream. The public has no idea that this problem is as rampant as it is, and AA members deny the scale of the problem. AA world services has NO OPINION on this scandal.
AA is portrayed in films and television programmes as a benign, safe, professional, loving institution when in truth it is anything but. Please tell your friends, in and out of the ‘programme’ about this. An organisation that promotes rigorous honesty, and restitution for harms done needs to take its own inventory. So far, AA HQ has steadfastly refused.
The trailer is here: