VICE reports on alcoholics anonymous and sexual assault

We have worked long and hard to get the word out in  Mainstream Media. Finally that day has come. Elizabeth Brown is the journalist. The Culture of Alcoholics Anonymous Perpetuates Sexual Abuse Elizabeth Brown Nov 10 2017, 1:57pm Women are encouraged to “look for their part” in what’s happened to them. still believe in the foundation of AA because it did save my life and … Continue reading VICE reports on alcoholics anonymous and sexual assault

AA member found guilty of rape of two AA women Newbury Park, CA Posted on July 28, 2017

A jury found a Newbury Park man guilty of sexually assaulting two women he met through Alcoholics Anonymous programs. After about a two-week trial in Ventura County Superior Court, jurors on Thursday voted unanimously and found William Beliveau, 64, guilty of one felony count of sexual penetration of an adult woman while she was intoxicated, said Senior Deputy District Attorney Erik Nasarenko. Jurors also found Beliveau … Continue reading AA member found guilty of rape of two AA women Newbury Park, CA Posted on July 28, 2017

The 13th Step Screening at film festival in LONDON, England. February 15, @ 18:30 pm

Filmmaker Monica Richardson will be coming to LONDON to screen her film The 13th Step – next week. We hope you can join us there. Monica would love to meet with many of you who have been in contact with her. Please share this info on FACEBOOK and Twitter. International Filmmaker Festival of World cinema London, England Screening on Wednesday, February 15th at 6:30 PM. The … Continue reading The 13th Step Screening at film festival in LONDON, England. February 15, @ 18:30 pm

AA GSO Sends a Safety Memo to…

1/27/17 dated a Memo from NY GSO – found on AA.org… no link provided ..haha I just had to do a radio show about this ground breaking letter from NEW York Alcoholics Anonymous. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/saferecovery http://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/smf-209_en.pdf Here is a link to the film The 13th Step that exposes the dark underbelly of AA. https://www.amazon.com/13th-Step-Monica-Richardson/dp/B01M1VB5N0/ref=nav_ya_signin?ie=UTF8&qid=1475465333&sr=8-7&keywords=The+13th+Step& Continue reading AA GSO Sends a Safety Memo to…

The 13th Step Screening @ The Real Recovery Film Festival

Please join us for a screening this Saturday , October 22, @1pm at the Laemmle NoHo 7 Theatres in North Hollywood, CA. http://reelrecoveryfilmfestival.org/los-angeles/ Continue reading The 13th Step Screening @ The Real Recovery Film Festival

The 13th Step- A new Documentary is now Availbale for rent or sale on VIMEO.

In May of 2011, I began to make a film about predators in AA. In 2015 I finished the film, took it to CANNES, and was in 10 Film Festivals. It is now available on VIMEO for rent or sale. Continue reading The 13th Step- A new Documentary is now Availbale for rent or sale on VIMEO.

Have You been Sexually Harassed or assaulted from an AA or NA member?

Know that it is never your fault. Please tell your story or contact us for support. @ makeaasafer@gmail.com You are not alone. Women are calling me from all over the country. Empowered not powerless is out slogan! 13 stepping, derogatory remarks, harassment, financial scamming are not a part of an healthy support group. Taking advantage of someone who is in their most vulnerable state is … Continue reading Have You been Sexually Harassed or assaulted from an AA or NA member?