On The Powerful (And Unavoidable) Intersection Of Queerness And Witchcraft
Both witches and queer folks have been labeled as outsiders due to the way we choose to live our lives. Being out of the closet, unashamed, and celebrating our power…
The Devil & DIY: Why We’re OK With “DIY Beauty” But Not Witchcraft And Homeopathy
I started out looking into what witches might do for beauty by looking into spells and potions one might concoct for skin care, hair care, etcetera. But two things became…
Meet The Witches Of Instagram
You probably didn’t realize it, but according to astrologists, back in 2012, the Earth and its inhabitants began a powerful period of spiritual awakening, prophesied by the Mayans as a shift in…
Witches Of America Won’t Make You A Believer In Magic, But It Will Help You Consider Its Possibilities
This book won’t change the minds of deep-seated skeptics, but it will at least crack the doors of perception for those willing to listen.
Witches and Witch Trials: How To Convict A Witch
Witch trials were complicated legal procedures–which occasionally relied on talking cats and third nipples to provide evidence.
French Teen’s AIDS Has Been In Remission For Over 10 Years
This is the longest case of AIDS remission after stopping treatment currently known.
“Abortion Drones” Are Flying From Germany To Poland
Women on Waves is sending abortion pills via drone to Polish women; also, did you know that pink used to “be for boys”?
Etsy Is Absolutely Right To Ban The Sale Of Magic Spells
It’s not about discrimination, but protecting customers from frauds and con-artists.
Women Killed For Being “Witches” In Rural India
From 2000 to 2012, experts say as many as 2,500 people — many of them women — in rural India have been accused of “witchcraft,” tortured and killed. Usually…
Witches, Mind How High You Fly Your Broomstick In Swaziland
A new statute in Swaziland, a country where albino children are sacrificed for use in magic potions, forbids witches from flying their broomsticks higher than 500 feet in the air.