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Mar 2, 2015 05:30 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An albino toddler was abducted and butchered for his body parts in Africa for use in magic spells, possibly on behalf of politicians. Continue reading →
Oct 1, 2014 03:17 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A prank message claiming that salt water can prevent or sure Ebola has sickened many and led to deaths. Continue reading →
Aug 1, 2014 05:15 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
As doctors work to stem an epidemic of the deadly Ebola virus, rumor and folklore help spread the disease. Continue reading →
Feb 21, 2014 05:06 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
It's not likely that Miranda Barbour really killed too many people to count. But why would she lie about it, and about her Satanic connections?
May 15, 2013 06:44 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
In Zimbabwe, a man about to be buried suddenly seemed to come back from the dead. Continue reading →
Feb 11, 2013 04:28 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Efforts in Malawi aim to eradicate violence against suspected witches in that country. ->
Jun 2, 2010 05:31 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
African albinos are being murdered and dismembered because of belief in magic and witchcraft.
Dec 3, 2012 07:52 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Over 100 graves have been looted in the African country of Benin, their contents used for witchcraft.
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