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witch-hunt

'Whistleblowing', see there.
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Witch-Hunt and Conspiracy: The "Ninja Case" in East Java.
From the moment the AKP began distancing itself from Ekrem Dumanly and any press close to the GE-len movement, the first real signals of the dimensions of this witch-hunt were given.
If it happens that the chosen scapegoat has multiple numbers, the next step can become a witch-hunt.
If you look at the allowances - and I have looked at them from all members and I don't want a witch-hunt against individual members because I've suffered from a witch-hunt myself - you'll see massive claims for meals, you'll see massive claims for items of expenditure that have gone unquestioned and everything is within the rules.
They fear, perhaps, that denouncing these witch-hunts may promote colonial stereotypes of Africans as a population mired in backwardness and irrationality.
(21) The Muslims do not feature prominently in witchcraft beliefs and witch-hunt campaigns, see Behringer, Witches and Witch-Hunts, pp.
But Ambulance HQ denied management was conducting a witch-hunt against staff.
Hults arrives at a similar conclusion and notes that although the two fanatic Dominicans, Kramer and Sprenger executed 48 witches between 1482-1486, this was exceptional, and there was no large witch-hunt in southwestern Germany until the 1560's (1978, 127).
There were sporadic, silent purges; witch-hunts; lesbian baiting; interrogations; and intimidation.
Barstow also considers witch-hunts as part of economic history, helpfully juxtaposing scholarship on women and work with economic analyses of witchcraft.
"The promises to stop witch-hunts and antigay harassment have fallen flat," says C.