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Satan's Seat (NYC)
New York was Prohibition's biggest challenge.
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The Volstead Act
The Volstead Act was much stricter than anticipated.
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Many Americans drank more during Prohibition.
Carry Nation vandalized saloons across Kansas in 1900.
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The Anti Saloon League made Prohibition into a wedge issue in elections.
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Wayne Wheeler was the general counsel for the Anti-Saloon League.
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America, A Multi-Ethnic Nation
More folks lived in cities then the country in the beginning of the 20th century.
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Official Trailer 1
Discover the true story of America's "Great Experiment" in PROHIBITION.
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Official Trailer 3
Watch Prohibition, where average citizens became lawbreakers.
In 1924 the Boston Herald held a contest for a word that captured the nations hypocracy
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Pete Hamill: Defying Authority
Pete Hamill talks about defying authority.
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Michael Lerner: Regulating Society
How much can we regulate society?
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The 1924 Democratic convention set the stage for rural vs. urban America.
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The Immigrant Invasion
Native born Americans were distrustful of immigrants and their traditions.
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The Good Bootlegger
Roy Olmstead, a Seattle police officer turned to bootlegging and made a fortune.
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Boats would wait out at sea until nightfall to bring in illegal alcohol.
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Don Ward talks about hiding illegal alcohol in Arlington Cemetery.
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The Time is Now
With the passage of the 16th Amendment, the Goverment no longer needed taxes from Alcohol
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Adolphus Busch was the biggest brewer of his day.
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Eliza Jane Thompson
Eliza Jane Thompson led a group of women in prayer while protesting in front of saloons.
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The Roots of Prohibition
The history of alcohol in America.
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Extended Look | The Jazz Age
Ken Burns and Wynton Marsalis talk about putting together the score for Prohibition.
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Extended Look | The Eighteenth Amendment
Prohibition explores the rise and fall of the Eighteenth Amendment.
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Margot Loines Wilkie: On Dating
Margot Loines Wilkie discusses the changing sexual mores of the 1920's.
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