In January 1920, prohibition when into effect. who tended to be supporters? why did they support it? who tended to be opponents? why did they oppose? why was prohibition repealed?
Supporters: factory owners (to keep labor sober and therefore efficient in the workplace, yielding more product and more profits), women (less violence and abuse in the home)
Why Prohibition was repealed: to create new jobs to relieve unemployment that resulted from the Great Depression