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 exam...
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.
Dec 5, 2015 ... The centuries-long persecution of witches was a powerful example of society and
governments acting to combat social problems through the ...
Apr 3, 2015 ... Online witch hunts, Internet bandwagons, trial by social media. ... We list 3
examples of such, which nearly ruined the lives of the innocent people who they
inadvertently ended up .... One day they could be targeted at you.
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 ...
Feb 24, 2016 ... Even as India modernizes, witchcraft accusations are common, leading to the
murders of over 2,000 people, mostly women, in the last 15 years.
Sep 12, 2011 ... It was Pakpema Bleg's own family who first accused her of practicing witchcraft.
Her nephew had accidentally pricked his finger on a needle, ...
Jul 15, 2010 ... The List: A Modern Day Witch Hunt in Utah ... There are other famous examples
of “list building” that put a chill in the spines of most Americans.
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 ...
Oct 13, 2016 ... The Salem witch trials: 'We instantly recognise the witch-hunting ... Pre-modern
societies were patriarchal, and most suspected witches female, their accusers
male. ... Forget five a day, eat 10 portions of fruit and veg to cut risk of early death
..... A better example of an online witch hunt is the rocket scientis...