Are the judges evil? Be sure to define what you mean by evil in your answer.
You can find the answer in our “The Crucible” essay. The play “The Crucible” was based on the events that took place in the town of Salem in 1692. This is not the play from which certain riddles and mysteries are expected, but it perfectly helps to feel that historical period with all its “charms” in the form of hatred, selfishness, and degenerating slander, which, paradoxically, were justified by religious zeal.