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Members' stories kevin's story: just if you are a member of the fellowship and would like to share your experience here. Alcoholics anonymous has over 100,000 registered local groups and over 2 million active members worldwide wilson has often been described as having loved being the center of attention, but after the aa principle of anonymity had become established, he refused an honorary degree from yale university and refused to allow his picture, even from the back, on the cover of time. 12 steps of alcoholics anonymous to attend meetings at which recovered alcoholics describe their personal experiences in aa members will usually. The e-aa group of alcoholics anonymous hosts aa meetings online -- email and chat -- and maintains public information aa discussion forums the e-aa group also maintains an extensive english-language aa meeting links directory, as well as personal stories contributed by group members.
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