Tag: Moderation

Moderation League of New York & Prohibition

support for repeal

The Moderation League of New York was formed in 1923. Its goal was to modify National Prohibition. It worked closely with two groups. One was the American Federation of Labor (AFL). The other was the Constitutional Liberty League of Massachusetts. The strategy was to modify the Volstead Act’s definition of ‘intoxicating liquors.’1 It was the …

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