Histories, Mysteries and Scandals- prohibitions

Prohibition is a term describing an era of organized crime and illegalized alcohol during the 1920s.
Your essay reflections on the materials for this week must be different from what you post in the discussion board forum on the topic for this week.  
Please address the following questions in your short  essay reflections:
Do you think the illegalization of alcohol ultimately improved or hurt US society?
How would you have solved the problems of organized crime and corruption during this era?
In what way, if any, do we have the same type of problems today?
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