A witch-hunt is a search for people labelled "witches" or evidence of witchcraft, often involving ... However, cases concerning the harmful effects of pharmaka – an ambiguous term that might mean "poison", "medicine", or "magical drug" – do ...
Mar 24, 2017 ... A 'witch hunt' is what Trump called investigations into his campaign and Russian interference in the 2016 election. An anthropologist explains ...
Apr 11, 2014 ... Look back over the past thousand years — or the past hundred years, or the past 10 years — and tally up the death toll from witch hunts.
Mar 24, 2017 ... The Holocaust followed the pattern of a modern witch hunt. The Nazis saw Jews as inherently dangerous and disruptive to social order.
Jan 28, 2016 ... Jimmy Savile and Bryn Estyn - The Danger of Modern Witch Hunts. An article by barrister Mark Barlow, and solicitor advocate Mark Newby.
It was a phrase coined by the now deceased author Richard Webster (pic above) in his book The Secrets of Bryn Estyn: The Making of a Modern Witch Hunt who ...
Jan 18, 2017 ... Dubbed “Trial by Social Media”, online witch hunts work in very much ... still be dangerous to innocent individuals because of mistaken identity.
Jan 21, 2016 ... My gay ancestor's fate shows how dangerous political witch-hunts can be. David Boyle. Inquiries based on sexual behaviour can take on a ...
Jan 21, 2011 ... Indeed, charges of witchcraft and trials of suspected witches are ... In Tanzania, albino people are in danger of being killed for their skin and ...
Oct 31, 2001 ... Commentary on the European Witch Hunts. ... the church, and how many church authorities really believed that witches were a serious danger.