"I have been involved with AA for seven years. I agree that for most people in the program, including the founders, would say that belief in a higher power is a major aspect of AA. Of course I am often ridiculed for only accepting pieces of the…"
Hi Michael, and welcome to this friendly meeting place where we recognise--like you do as a freethinking atheist--that all the gods are phoney and religions are cunning frauds used to control people;
and how tragic and inexcusable it is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and more.