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Witch-hunt

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A witch-hunt is a search for people labelled "witches" or evidence of witchcraft, often involving moral panic or mass hysteria. The classical period of witchhunts in  ...

Urban Dictionary: Witch Hunt

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Witch Hunt. Where a person decides to target another person for reasons which may, or may not, be obvious. It may be a work colleague who decides to ...

Witch-hunt | Define Witch-hunt at Dictionary.com

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Witch-hunt definition, to subject to a witch hunt. See more.

A History of Witchcraft Persecutions

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Scotland's witch-hunting had its origins in the marriage of King James to Princess Anne of Denmark. Anne's voyage to Scotland for the wedding met with a bad ...

Episode 55: Witch-hunting in Early Modern Europe | 15 Minute History

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Oct 1, 2014 ... Stories of witches and witch-hunting in early modern Europe have captivated us for centuries. During the early modern period of European ...

Witch-hunt - definition of witch-hunt by The Free Dictionary

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An investigation carried out ostensibly to uncover subversive activities but actually used to harass and undermine those with differing views.

witchhunting - leagueoflegends - Reddit

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Jan 13, 2010 ... The Legality of Witch Hunting; Thanks! Can I Post my Thread that Accuses Tryndamere of Corruption now? Note: The information on this page ...

The Witch Hunts, The Burning Times

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The witch hunts were an eruption of orthodox Christianity's vilification of women, " the weaker vessel," in St. Peter's words. The second century St. Clement of ...

The burning times: The Christian extermination of Witches and other ...

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1450: The first major witch hunts began in many western European countries. The Roman Catholic Church created an imaginary evil religion, using stereotypes ...

Common Errors about Witch Hunts - King's College

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Oct 31, 2001 ... Commentary on the European Witch Hunts. ... Ten Common Errors and Myths about the Witch Hunts, Corrected and Commented by Brian A.

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Witch Hunt | Definition of Witch Hunt by Merriam-Webster

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the act of unfairly looking for and punishing people who are accused of having opinions that are believed to be dangerous or evil. Source: Merriam-Webster's ...

The European Witch Hunts - Share

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A FEW centuries ago in Europe, the fear of witchcraft led to witch hunts and executions. These occurred largely in France, Germany, northern Italy, Switzerland, ...

witch-hunt - Wiktionary

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The noun witch-hunt itself in the literal sense dates to 1885, in the metaphorical sense to 1938. The sense of a campaign against a single individual dates to ...