Alcohol Policy


, The Daily Beast
The Incredible Shrinking Liquor Bottle
C. Jarrett Dieterle

From The Daily Beast:

“The TTB basically seems to have taken a sort of middle ground,” says Jarrett Dieterle, author of Give Me Liberty and Give Me a Drink!, a guide to cocktails and…

, Bello Collective
20 History Podcasts You Should Be Listening to in 2021
C. Jarrett Dieterle

From Bello Collective:
“Why Your Craft Cocktail Should Cost $4,” The Right to Drink
The Right to Drink examines why the United States has such unusual laws when it comes to alcohol. For…

, The American Spectator
Pandemics and Prohibition: 100 Years Later
C. Jarrett Dieterle

One of the most common, if perhaps overdone, media talking points during COVID-19 has been laying out the supposed parallels to the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic that occurred just over a century ago….

, Business Insider
America’s alcohol makers just avoided a monumental disaster — but the industry is still in deep trouble
C. Jarrett Dieterle

If ever there was a time when Americans might want to turn to the bottle, it is in the middle of our current pandemic and in the aftermath of one of the most contentious presidential elections in…

Video: From fish house punch to Bud Light: America’s complicated relationship with alcohol
C. Jarrett Dieterle

From AEI:

The 18th Amendment to the Constitution, which forbade the “manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors” in the United States, took effect in 1920. President…

, The Pete Kaliner Show
Podcast: ‘Give Me Liberty and Give Me a Drink’ author on alcohol laws
C. Jarrett Dieterle

From The Pete Kaliner Show:

‘Give Me Liberty and Give Me a Drink’ author and RSI scholar, Jarrett Dieterle, discusses his new book and all things alcohol on the Pete Kaliner Show.

Video: Virtual Happy Hour featuring Jarrett Dieterle and Wayne Curtis
C. Jarrett Dieterle

From Garden District Book Shop:

It’s Happy Hour! America has some outdated, bizarre, and outright laughable laws on the books regarding alcohol and how we drink it. Join us as we talk with…

, The Newnan Times-Herald
Despite progress, Georgia’s alcohol laws are still a mess
Marc Hyden

For many in non-COVID-19 times, the holidays meant obligatory and very awkward family interactions, feigned exhibitions of joy and goodwill, and of course, listening to bizarre political rants over…

A Primer on Delivering and Shipping Alcohol in the COVID-19 New Normal
C. Jarrett Dieterle

American consumers are used to everything being delivered to their doors. Currently, products ranging from pickle-flavored lip balm to pharmaceutical drugs are shipped across the country….

, Matt Gurney
Radio: New York is doing sting operations on places not serving enough food with beer.
Shoshana Weissmann

From Matt Gurney:

R Street’s Shoshana Weissmann discusses with Matt Gurney New York’s sting operations on bars, new regulations resulting from COVID, and quotes Spongebob.

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