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    Prohibition

    Official Trailer 3

    Watch Prohibition, where average citizens became lawbreakers.

    Official Trailer 3

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    Prohibition

    Scofflaw

    In 1924 the Boston Herald held a contest for a word that captured the nations hypocracy

    Scofflaw

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    Prohibition

    Pete Hamill: Defying Authority

    Pete Hamill talks about defying authority.

    Pete Hamill: Defying Authority

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    Prohibition

    Michael Lerner: Regulating Society

    How much can we regulate society?

    Michael Lerner: Regulating Society

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    Prohibition

    Margot Loines Wilkie: On Dating

    Margot Loines Wilkie discusses the changing sexual mores of the 1920's.

    Margot Loines Wilkie: On Dating

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    Prohibition

    Lynn Novick: The Prohibition Idea

    Lynn Novick discusses episode one of Prohibition.

    Lynn Novick: The Prohibition Idea

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    Prohibition

    Ken Burns: Civility and Democracy

    Ken Burns discusses civility and democracy at the National Constitution Center.

    Ken Burns: Civility and Democracy

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    Two Americas

    The 1924 Democratic convention set the stage for rural vs. urban America.

    Two Americas

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    The Immigrant Invasion

    Native born Americans were distrustful of immigrants and their traditions.

    The Immigrant Invasion

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    Al Capone Murder to Massacre

    On Feb. 14, 1929, seven men are gunned down and the public is incensed.

    Al Capone Murder to Massacre

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    Prohibition

    The Good Bootlegger

    Roy Olmstead, a Seattle police officer turned to bootlegging and made a fortune.

    The Good Bootlegger

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    Prohibition

    The Goons

    With the Volstead Act, ordinary criminals became wealthy selling illegal alcohol.

    The Goons

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    George Remus The Primrose Path

    George Remus is caught by the government then put on trial.

    George Remus The Primrose Path

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    New York Cordial Stores

    Lou Alpern sold alcohol at his NYC cordial stores with the help of bribed policemen.

    New York Cordial Stores

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    Satan's Seat (NYC)

    New York was Prohibition's biggest challenge.

    Satan's Seat (NYC)

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    Federal Funding

    Neither the states nor the federal government wanted to fund Prohibition.

    Federal Funding

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    Prohibition

    Rum Row

    Boats would wait out at sea until nightfall to bring in illegal alcohol.

    Rum Row

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    Prohibition

    The Time is Now

    With the passage of the 16th Amendment, the Goverment no longer needed taxes from Alcohol

    The Time is Now

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    Prohibition

    Carry Nation

    Carry Nation vandalized saloons across Kansas in 1900.

    Carry Nation

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    Retribution

    The Anti Saloon League made Prohibition into a wedge issue in elections.

    Retribution

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    Prohibition

    Wayne Wheeler

    Wayne Wheeler was the general counsel for the Anti-Saloon League.

    Wayne Wheeler

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    America, A Multi-Ethnic Nation

    More folks lived in cities then the country in the beginning of the 20th century.

    America, A Multi-Ethnic Nation

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    Prohibition

    Terribly Wonderful

    Saloons served many functions during the 19th century for men, especially for immigrants.

    Terribly Wonderful

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    Prohibition

    Extended Look | The Eighteenth Amendment

    Prohibition explores the rise and fall of the Eighteenth Amendment.

    Extended Look | The Eighteenth Amendment

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