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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 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 ...
Aug 27, 2015 ... Learn about "A Modern Day Witch Hunt" and how Adult Literacy Classes are
helping groups of people.
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, ...
Feb 3, 2016 ... All of us look at the Salem Witch Trials, and we shudder in shame. Let us look to
history then, to the same witch-hunt, and avoid a repeat.