History Stories
CATEGORY: Salem Witch Trials
How Medieval Churches Used Witch Hunts to Gain More Followers
January 10, 2018

The Catholic and Protestant churches promoted themselves by persecuting witches, economists argue. Read More

Women Weren’t the Only Victims of the Salem Witch Trials
October 13, 2017

Much has been forgotten about the infamous mass hysteria. Read More

Read the Document That Condemned a Woman to Death in the Salem Witch Trials
June 15, 2017

An original, extremely rare document from one of the Salem witch trials in 1692 just went up for auction at Christie’s in New York Read More

Before Salem, the First American Witch Hunt
October 31, 2012

Find out about the accusations and trials that rattled Hartford, Connecticut, in 1662. Read More