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.
Sep 25, 2014 ... Attacks on people accused of practicing witchcraft in Papua New Guinea have
typically targeted women, but now, more men are becoming ...
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 ...
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 ... India represents a modern-day paradox.
Aug 27, 2015 ... Learn about "A Modern Day Witch Hunt" and how Adult Literacy Classes are
helping groups of people.
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 ...
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, ...