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Drought at the Head of the Lakes

Drought at the Head of the Lakes

Originally published December, 2013 Part 1: The Temperance Movement Four days from today—December 5, 2016—marks the 83rd anniversary of the end of Prohibition. If you ask most people today if they’d have voted for Prohibition, they would likely answer with an incredulous, “No! Of course not!” Or, “It was a baffling paroxysm of governmental insanity pushed…

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