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The Witch Hunt Podcast is a podcast about the history of scapegoating.  Host/ creator Nancy Mades-Byrd takes you through the Salem Witch Trials in season one, to the Satanic Panic of the 1970's and 80's in the upcoming season two.  Witch Hunt is available on most podcast apps.

Dec 25, 2016

This episode unpacks what brought the Salem witchcraft hysteria to its end and what Salem looked like when it was all over. Featuring professor and author Emerson Baker.


Dec 11, 2016

Who were the men behind the hangings of 19 innocent people in Salem, 1692? What was the town like on "Execution Day"? Featuring author and capital punishment expert, Richard Clark.


Nov 27, 2016

Who were they? The innocent men and women hanged as witches in Salem, 1692. Let's take a look at the usual and the not-so-usual suspects.


Nov 21, 2016

We're hosting our first ever Witch Hunt Podcast Google Hangout on Sunday, November 27 from 2-4 p.m. (EST). We'll be streaming live to answer your questions, talk about the show, or just say hi. See you there! - Nancy and Dan


Nov 13, 2016

Who were the main accusers in the Salem witchcraft hysteria of 1692 and what was really wrong with them?887cv8p8