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Why didn't prohibition work?

Why didn't prohibition work?

On December 5, 1933, the 21st Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment repealed the 18th Amendment, making alcohol once again legal. This was the first and only time in U.S. history that an Amendment has been repealed. But what had brought about this dramatic shift in US policy?



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