The weird story of why beer was illegal in Iceland until 1989?

As a part of an international trend, an alcohol prohibition was implemented in Iceland in 1915, after an overwhelming support to the ban in a referendum in 1908. 73% of voters shoved up for the referendum and 60,1% of them said yes to the ban. To put it into perspective, the famous prohibition in the United States started three years later in 1920. It lasted … Continue reading The weird story of why beer was illegal in Iceland until 1989?