The Roaring Twenties

learn everything there is to know about the 1920s.

Speakeasies

Speakeasies were places where people whent to secretly drink during the prohibition. The prohibition was a law that made alcohol illegal.


http://theroaringtwentieshistory.blogspot.com/2010/06/prohibition-and-speakeasies.html

Flappers

In the twenties women became more independent and started to take risks. They began to dress less and drink more. They showed more skin and went out to more parties, these women were called flappers.


http://history1900s.about.com/od/1920s/a/flappers.htm

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Ku Klux Klan

In the twenties America was segragated between blacks and whites. There was there was a horrible group of racists that when around hanging blacks and burning down there houses. They called themselves the KKK or the Ku Klux Klan.


http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/general-article/flood-klan/