The Catholic and Protestant churches promoted themselves by persecuting witches, economists argue.
Much has been forgotten about the infamous mass hysteria.
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
Take a look back at six fiery trials that were part of the worldwide witch hunt frenzy.
From barbaric tortures and occult dessert dishes to unwinnable trials by ordeal, find out more about seven unusual tests once used as evidence of supernatural misconduct.
Find out about the accusations and trials that rattled Hartford, Connecticut, in 1662.