Tag : Tanzania
title : Tanzanian Albino Children, Whose Body Parts Were Brutally Chopped Off for Witchcraft, Get New Limbs in US
summary : June 10, 2017: Four albino children, who lost body parts from brutal superstition-driven attacks in Tanzania, became recipients of new prosthetic limbs in the U.S.
date : Jun 11, 2017 08:45 PM EDT
title : Tanzanian Albinos, Harassed and Persecuted All Their Lives, Sing Their Healing in Powerful Songs
summary : From the time of their birth, albinos in Tanzania face the risk of being hunted for their body parts for witchcraft purposes. Politicians and businessmen employ the services of witch doctors who use albinos' body parts for rituals borne out of a misguided belief that these bring luck and wealth. A record producer gathered together a group of albinos from Tanzania to give them a voice and help them express what they have gone through because of the intense persecution against them.
date : Jun 01, 2017 08:25 AM EDT