Salem’s new witch memorial marks the site of the hanging gallows

Even though the Salem Witch Trials happened 325 years ago, the bone-chilling and bizarre story is retold time and again. It remains one of the most fascinating events to happen on American soil. Whether people blame ergotism or the social constructs at play, it’s been endlessly studied. The conclusion always seems the same, though. It … Continue reading Salem’s new witch memorial marks the site of the hanging gallows