Saransh Awasthi

Jul
29
Salem Witch Trials: A Cautionary Tale of Public Hysteria and Scapegoating

Salem Witch Trials: A Cautionary Tale of Public Hysteria and Scapegoating

The event began in the winter of 1692 when two cousins, Elizabeth Parris, and Abigail Williams started behaving strangely. They were suspected to be possessed by demonic power by a local doctor.
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