Witch Hunt explores history's most infamous witch hunts (literal and metaphorical) and the history of scapegoating. Season one examines the Salem Witch Trials and season two covers the Great Satanic Panic of the 1980's and 90's.
D&D and the Devil
How the enormously popular role-playing board game "Dungeons and Dragons" became a target during the satanic panic. Featuring Nathan Lloyd, host of the Historical Blindness podcast.
Memory and Myth
We look at memory - real, repressed, and invented and its impact on the Satanic Panic. Featuring expert Elizabeth Loftus.
We reveal how medical experts got it wrong. Warning: adult content.
Retired police detective Duane Gonyon sheds light on how the Satanic Panic got out of control.
The story behind the most famous case of satanic ritual child abuse that never happened. Featuring RetroReport Producer Barbara Drury.
What Michelle Remembered
We unpack, "Michelle Remembers," the harrowing, horrible hoax that started the "satanic panic" of the 1980s/90s.
Stories are well told and really enjoy the guest speakers. So glad I found the podcast and highly recommend!!
I found out who and what she was and what she supported. Such a disappointment.
Fantastic & informative
I could listen to the host’s calming voice all day! Even when talking about upsetting topics she doesn’t sensationalise!