In January of 2017, our hearts were all broken as news of the power couple, Pitt and Jolie’s separation surfaced online. And in the same month, it was reported that they both reached an agreement in their divorce. Just when we thought we’ve heard the last of the saga, Brad Pitt comes out with an interview in The New York Times regarding the truth about his alcohol abuse.
After a year and a half in Alcoholics Anonymous, that’s when Jolie decided to file for divorce. He said, “I had taken things as far as I could take it, so I removed my drinking privileges.”
He described what it was like, being part of AA, “You had all these men sitting around being open and honest in a way I have never heard… It was this safe space where there was little judgment, and therefore little judgment of yourself.”
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