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The head of National assembly of Venezuela Huang Guaido who declared himself the interim head of state arrived to border from the Colombian side before sending humanitarian aid to the Bolivarian Repub...

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The publicist Anatoly Wasserman commented RT on the statement of the actor Alexey Serebryakov who accused Russia of "unleashing of wars".

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On Saturday, February 23, in Russia the Defender of the Fatherland Day is celebrated. On 16 special platforms across all Moscow there passed pyrotechnic shows. RT conducted a live broadcast of a festive salute with Poklonnaya Gora and observation deck on Sparrow Hills.

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The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Venezuela of Jorge Arreas accused U.S. authorities and Colombia of violation of almost all principles and the purposes of the Charter of the UN.

Date: 3 months ago   Category: Science

"Profitable business": why introduction of the Prohibition in the USA did not result in desirable results — RT in Russian


85 years ago in the USA the Prohibition was cancelled. The reform directed initially to improvement of the nation and maintaining public morals in 16 years was enshrined in the Constitution before. But because of crudity and lack of effective strategy it led to activization in the country of organized crime and to growth of popularity of hard alcoholic drinks. As a result official Washington surrendered. How U.S. authorities the only time in the history repealed the amendment made earlier to the American Constitution — in the material RT.

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