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
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.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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
Jul 15, 2016 ... 16th century witch hunts still serve as a roadmap of rape culture. ... she's a
woman from modern-day Toronto, Canada, who has been embroiled ...
Mar 30, 2010 ... Contrary to popular belief, modern day Witches are no longer the “other”, but are
in fact your neighbor, attorney, waitress, and teacher. Witches ...
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, ...