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This movement was promoted by middle class Progressives and Protestant Americans. Eventually alcohol was easy to get even though it was illegal. The difference was now that criminals were selling the booze and not legitimate business men. This shift in business increased crime rates. Middle class Progressives saw this and proceeded to oppose prohibition...
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Protestants kept supporting it because they thought drinking went against the "traditional notions of morality." Prohibition was overturned in 1933. Should the theory of evolution be taught in schools? Not in Tennessee in the 1920's. In 1925 it was made illegal "for any public school teacher ?to teach any theory that denies the story of divine creation of man as taught in the bible...
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