Americans have a fascination with the paranormal — the longstanding success of Long Island Medium, a TLC reality show that follows a woman who can supposedly talk to the dead, is a perfect demonstration of that. But what you may not know is that talking to the dead had its biggest heyday more than 170 years ago, when two young sisters who claimed to have this "gift" kicked off a religious movement called Spiritualism with about 11 million followers at its peak.
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Written by Steffie Drucker October 29, 2019
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