Tag: Prohibition

Prohibition serves as an excellent example of a public policy based on hopes and desires rather than on logic and common sense. Every proposed policy should always be examined in terms of its possible unintended outcomes and every existing policy should be examined an evaluated in terms of its effectiveness and absence of undesirable unintended consequences.

Women Leaders of Temperance & Prohibition in the U.S.

women leaders of temperance

The women leaders of temperance and prohibition worked hard to promote their vision of a better world. They believed that temperance would lead to better family life, improved behaviors, and greater prosperity. I. Background: Women Leaders of Temperance The temperance movement began before women the right to vote. But it gave opportunities to develop leadership …

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