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Mr. Eccles Presents | Crash Course World Mythology #39: Witches and Hags

This time, we look into the mythologies of admittedly patriarchal societies. Here, Mike Rugnetta teaches you about the stories we tell about witches and hags. It’s definitely unfortunate that a lot of social orders have generated stories about evil women with magical powers. Today we’re going to look at a few of those stories, and talk a little about why these stories appear, and what they mean.