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Temperance and prohibition

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  • 1. • Women’s Christian TemperanceUnion (WCTU)– Frances Willard• Anti-Saloon League• Ease poverty & disease• Improve family life• Productive economyTemperance & Prohibition
  • 2. • Banned(prohibited)manufacture, sale, &transportation of alcoholic beverages18th Amendment (Prohibition)
  • 3. Prohibition Increased Crime• Backfired becauseit led to organizedcrime andbootlegging.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g59y65aEW_I