Prohibition in the United States was a national ban on the sale, manufacture, and transportation of alcohol, in place from 1920 - 1933. The ban was mandated by the 18th Amendment to the Constitution. The Volstead Act set down the rules for enforcing the ban & defined the types of alcoholic beverages that were prohibited. Private ownership and consumption of alcohol was not made illegal. It ended with the ratification of the 21st Amendment, which repealed the 18th Amendment, on Dec 5,1933
Soren Kierkegaard was a famous Danish philosopher, theologian and religious author. He was well known for his criticism of the philosophies of Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling and Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel. His philosophical work generally deals with the issues of living as a "single individual" and giving priority to concrete human reality over abstract thinking. His work in theology focuses mainly on Christian ethics and institution of the Church.