Ugly History: Spanish Inquisition

Ted-Ed: “Dig into the era of the Spanish Inquisition, when the Catholic Church was charged with rooting out and punishing heresy. — In 1478, Pope Sixtus IV issued a decree authorizing the Catholic monarchs, Ferdinand and Isabella, to root out heresy in the Spanish kingdoms. The inquisition quickly turned its attention to ridding the region of people who were not part of the Catholic Church— leading to more than 350 years of ethnic cleansing. Kayla Wolf digs into the persecution and brutality of the Spanish Inquisition. Lesson by Kayla Wolf, directed by Luísa M H Copetti, Hype CG.” View full lesson:…

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