A period in american history during the 20´s known as Prohibition was the banning of intoxicating liquor´s - which led to the 18th amendment
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Prohibtion started with the temperance movement in the 1820´s. Women played a strong role in the temperance movement.
After the U.S entered WW1, the president instituted a temporary wartime prohibition . The same year congress submitted the 18th amendment. In October 1919, Congress passed the national prohibition act.
The government struggled to enforce prohibition during the 1920´s. The illegal manufacturing and selling of alchohol went on through the 20´s . This era encouraged bootlegging.
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Franklin D. Roosevelt ran for president for the repeal of the 18th amendment. With his victory, prohibition came to an end.