The Responsibility Pledge borders on a breach in the principle that AA was built on “there are no dues or fees for AA membership”.
The pledge though well-meaning is a contradiction to our AA founding principle of no dues and especially NO HIDDEN FEES!
The advantages and core level recovery that doing service work gives us is vital for us to stay sober. Telling our story and chairing meetings, going to jails and institutions to carry the message, sponsorship, helping others all these things carve out our very self worth and emotional healing that we desperately need in recovery.
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