Well I think Prohibition is a noble experiment! Why, prohibiting the use of alcohol improves individuals and strengths familial bon-
Absolutely not! Banning alcohol does not stop one from drinking. It only encourages one to drink through dangerous and illegal means...
Alcohol was such a profitable market! People drank for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Alcohol was GOOD for American economy.
The passage of the Volstead Act caused many to outright protest over the loss of their precious alcohol. Some would attempt to get some by any means necessary.
Jobs were starting to become scarce and joining a gang provided benefits that legitimate jobs did not. Many criminals saw the need for alcohol and the power in numbers, so they exploited that.
And while the common man drinks his life away without concern from where it came from, the suppliers pockets what should belong to legitimate business owners.
Tell Bugsy I send my regards through this. His speakeasy will be the best in town once I'm done with it.
Virtually everyone is committing some type of crime. People are illegally drinking and public intoxication is at an all time high. Average citizens are being murdered because of the bootlegging business.