Thursday, December 24, 2009

Sorcery - Witchcraft Charges On The Rise In Saudi Arabia

Here is a disturbing story about an increase in sorcery charges being brought by the Saudi Religious Police.  The report was prepared by Kelly McEvers of NPR:

"...The religious police headquarters in Riyadh, the Saudi capital, has an entire department devoted to combating sorcery and witchcraft and regularly distributes pamphlets and DVDs. In one DVD, which is set to religious music, police search people's homes for signs that they practice witchcraft."  ...(Cont.)...