Russell Brand Speaks out about Overcoming Addiction through Faith | Meg Bucher – Christian Headlines

Brand released his latest book at the end of 2017, titled, Recovery: Freedom From Our Addictions, in which he discusses his personal history with addiction. Discussing the release of his book and his new comedy show “RE:BIRTH” with the BBC, Brand stated that in his opinion “Society is collapsing, and people are starting to recognize that the reason they feel like they’re mentally ill is that they’re living in a system that’s not designed to suit the human spirit.

At the age of 42, Brand can speak from multiple platforms of addiction, including hard drugs, alcohol, fame, and even bulimia.The New York Times covered the release of his book, in which he adamantly stated that the 12-step program saved his life. His new book contains his own spin on the famous recovery program, created by the founders of Alcoholics Anonymous.

Source: Meg Bucher – Christian News Headlines