What really happened in Salem?

In 1692, girls in Salem Village experienced fevers, pains and strange behavior. A doctor deemed the affliction supernatural, and the girls pinned the blame on several people. These accusations led to a witch hunt -- but what was really to blame?

Topics in this Podcast: 17th century, witches, American colonial history, witchcraft, Salem witch trials, U.S. history, Halloween episodes, American history, literal witch hunts, witch hunts