Sunday, November 28, 2010

Still Enough to Get You Burned to Death

And it's still usually women getting burned.
The fear of witchcraft in Ghana has been traced back to the 15th century when the nation was introduced to Christianity. It was through the churches teaching that raised the anxiety of locals about the destructive influences of witches. Women named as witches were accused of drinking human blood and eating the flesh.
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