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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modern_witch-hunts

Witch-hunts are today practiced in modern times throughout the world. While prevalent in all ... Another common parlance refers to political persecution in general as "witch-hunt", an example were the trials of McCarthyism in the USA.

www.care2.com/causes/3-modern-witch-hunts-that-shape-our-current-world.html

Oct 16, 2013 ... The lunacy of historical witch hunts has been redirected in our times ... Modern day witch hunts should be scrutinized just as closely as the ...

www.madinamerica.com/2015/12/the-modern-day-witch-hunt

Dec 5, 2015 ... The centuries-long persecution of witches was a powerful example of society and governments acting to combat social problems through the ...

www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2007/feb/02/thewitchhuntingofjadegoody

Feb 2, 2007 ... A modern-day witch-hunt ... for example, an end to immigration controls which are a far greater ... This is the modern equivalent of recanting.

www.thedailybeast.com/american-witch-hunts

Mar 9, 2011 ... Peter King's congressional hearings this week on extremism among U.S. Muslims are being condemned by some as a political witch hunt—but ...

www.reference.com/government-politics/example-modern-day-witch-hunt-7d0018fd5ca304df

A modern day witch hunt is described by Care 2 as a situation where a mob mentality attacks someone or something while operating on dubious premises.

nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2017/05/transracialism-article-controversy.html

May 2, 2017 ... This Is What a Modern-Day Witch Hunt Looks Like ... accepted, or adopted by the conventions of the relevant subfields; for example, the author ...

immigrationimpact.com/2010/07/15/the-list-a-modern-day-witch-hunt-in-utah

Jul 15, 2010 ... There are other famous examples of “list building” that put a chill in the spines of most Americans. From the bygone days of McCarthyism to the ...

www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2015/10/economist-asks-tom-morris

Oct 22, 2015 ... The Economist asks: Tom MorrisArthur Miller and modern-day witch-hunts. “The Crucible” seems to resonate with every era in which it is ...