Salem Witch Trials appears in 52 issues.
The term demon has a myriad of uses in fiction mainly due to its emotive traditional meaning. Demons are often characterized as devious and/or brutal beings.
Punishment by death.
A blanket term that describes hidden or secret knowledge.
An event similar to the Salem Witch Trails that put fear into American over who was really a Communist.
Practicion in which humans are treated as property.
Torture is defined as inflicting physical or psychological pain on a person, normally to gather information. As in any other medium, it is often used in comics.
A settling of a dispute or claim in a court of law.
In faerie tales, this usually refers to female wielders of magic, often depicted as ugly devourers of children. In real world mass panic, this has historically referred to both male and female wielders of supernatural powers from that religion's notion of ultimate evil. In modern popular culture, the term "witch" has fused with the notion of fairy folk and become the name for a glamorous humanoid species that wields magic as a natural attribute, often found in superhero comics and TV shows.
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