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Modern witch-hunts

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Witch-hunts are today practiced in modern times throughout the world. While prevalent in all continents, hot-spots of current witch-hunting are India, Papua New ...

Fighting Modern-Day Witch Hunts in India's Remote Northeast - The ...

www.nytimes.com/2016/02/25/world/asia/india-assam-state-witch-hunts.html

Feb 24, 2016 ... The victims, nearly all of them women, have been swept up in modern-day witch hunts, often accused by a neighbor or family member who ...

Arthur Miller and modern-day witch-hunts - The Economist

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

Oct 22, 2015 ... The Crucible” seems to resonate with every era in which it is performed. How do accusation, evidence and hysteria combine in an age of big ...

The Modern Day Witch-hunt - Mad In America

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Dec 5, 2015 ... Areas that had the greatest social and political turmoil were those that also persecuted the greatest number of witches. Most witch hunts were ...

Modern Witch Hunting and Superstitious Murder in India - CSI

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The modern practice of witch hunting in India includes violence and beliefs that have led to the torture and murder of alleged witches. ... India represents a modern-day paradox. On the one .... Women are not the only victims in witch hunts.

The List: A Modern Day Witch Hunt in Utah : Immigration Impact

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Jul 15, 2010 ... It's the stuff of fiction. A vigilante group with a vaguely patriotic name creates a list with the help of someone—perhaps a disgruntled ...

Modern-day witch trials: Law enforcement target Mexican folk ...

www.revealnews.org/article/modern-day-witch-trials-law-enforcement-target-mexican-folk-religion/

Oct 16, 2015 ... On Airport Highway in Alcoa, Tennessee, a small insurance brokerage was devoted to preparing tax returns, keeping track of customer ...

Aftrica's Modern Day Witch Hunt - Newsweek

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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, ...

India's National Gold Medalist Tortured For Being a Witch In Modern ...

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Oct 18, 2014 ... India is not the only place where women are being beaten, and even killed, in modern day witch hunts. Just this past month, a witch hunt in ...

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Jan 13, 2015 ... If you're poor and a woman in certain parts of rural India, daily life can be hard enough. But for thousands of women there is an additional ...
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Modern-Day Witch-Hunts Target Men - Live Science

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Sep 25, 2014 ... Attacks on people accused of practicing witchcraft in Papua New Guinea have typically targeted women, but now, more men are becoming ...

Why Do Witch Hunts Still Happen? | Smart News | Smithsonian

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Oct 30, 2015 ... Modern-day witch hunts happen in Africa, the Pacific, Latin America and even in the U.S. and Europe, writes Mitch Horowitz for the New York ...

3 Modern Witch Hunts That Shape Our Current World | Care2 Causes

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Oct 16, 2013 ... The dragnets against these groups reveal more about the hunters than the hunted. Modern day witch hunts should be scrutinized just as ...