How Europe's temperance movement saved beer | Curio

How Europe's temperance movement saved beer

18 mins | Oct 4, 2021

Socialists fought for prohibition to stop workers from being exploited. If you speak to five different people they'll likely have five different understandings of what the prohibition was. Reflecting on his new book, Smashing the Liquor Machine: A Global History of Prohibition, Mark Lawrence Schrad, explains why the key to understanding prohibitionism is, traffic.

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