Motherland: Fort Salem premieres

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An alternate history in which witches negotiate an ending to their persecution by the government by agreeing to form an elite and ruthlessly effective branch of the U.S. military.

The series takes place in the present day, but in a matriarchal society led by witches. In this world, the women prosecuted in the Salem witch trials were, in fact, witches.

A few hundred years later, women descended from the Salem bloodlines are called into service as they come of age. In Fort Salem, Massachusetts, we meet the latest class of recruits as they attend basic witch combat training to prepare for war college and deployment

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