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 ... 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 ...
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 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 ...
The modern practice of witch hunting in India includes violence and beliefs that
have led to the torture and murder of ... India represents a modern-day paradox.
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, ...
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 ...
Jan 21, 2011 ... Accusations of witchcraft persist. ... In one town in Zambia, a witch hunter killed
16 people in fewer than four months. Dozens of people have ...
Oct 16, 2015 ... On Airport Highway in Alcoa, Tennessee, a small insurance brokerage was
devoted to preparing tax returns, keeping track of customer ...
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 ...