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Witch Doctors

First, Do No Harm

Phil Latessa | Posted 04.20.2015 | Impact
Phil Latessa

When I tell people I work on medical projects in Tanzania, many of them smile and make a joke about witch doctors. I smile back, knowing just how ignorant these people are. Some pretty advanced countries have questionable medical practices.

Obama Witch Doctor Shirt 'Not Racist'

Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

An airbrushed shirt featuring a graphic of President Obama as a witch doctor made a splash at a Tea Party convention last weekend in Myrtle Beach, Sou...

Speak With Your Life: A Witch Doctor, The White House and Charlie

Sonya Denyse | Posted 03.25.2012 | Good News
Sonya Denyse

Why does a little boy from Uganda get invited to the Oval Office? The year before, Charlie had been kidnapped by a witch doctor and brutally mutilated, but he survived.

India 'Human Sacrifice' Suspected In West Bengal Temple

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The severed head and torso of a man has been found in a temple in the Indian state of West Bengal in what the police say is a case of "human sacrifice...

Dick Cheney Believes There Are Witches in Gambia

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Cenk Uygur

Is it possible that people will say absolutely anything to get you to stop torturing them, including admitting to being a witch?

Two Tanzanian Albinos Murdered For Limbs, Attacks Orchestrated By Witch Doctors

Telegraph | Last Updated: 12:31AM GMT 08 Dec 2008 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In the past week, two Tanzanian albinos have been murdered for their limbs. Elizabeth Hussein, 13, was attacked by men with machetes and Ezekiel Jo...