By: Eduardo Lagos
What Was It?
The Prohibition Era was a time where alcohol was banned for sale, transportation, export, and imports due to the passing of the 18th Amendment. It was also the attempt to get rid of the evils of alcohol but it only lead to more conflict.
Men dump alcoholic beverages in the street.
Men who supported the !8th Amendment.
The prohibition era made a lot of families suffer and go into poverty
There was many issues that arose due to the 18th Amendment such as bootleggers, speakeasies, and mobs.