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More than 400 enslaved people were sold in the largest slave auction in U.S. history, known as "The Weeping Time."

The Hidden History Of "The Weeping Time" Fri., August 29, 2014 4:54pm (EDT)

Dr. Kwesi DeGraft-Hanson's study of the history of what became known as “The Weeping Time” was the subject of a talk at the Telfair Museums in Savannah this week.

Savannah's Reverend Jesse Blackshear Looks Back On Student Protests, Past And Present

Blackshear, a former state representative from Savannah, attended a student protest in Savannah’s Reynolds Square over the weekend. He recalled the civil rights protests of the 1950s and '60s.

Marchers in Savannah rallied for civil rights in solidarity with protestors in Ferguson, Mo.

Savannahians Hold Ferguson Rally On Bay Street (VIDEO)

Organizers say the march was meant to raise awareness of racial injustice across the United States. Unlike in Missouri, the protest in Savannah proceeded without incidents of violence or conflicts between protestors and police.

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WORKING: Forget Your Resume - Where's Your Website?

More and more career advisers say job-seekers need a personal website to stand out—the standard resume just isn’t enough anymore. The argument is that having a unique website dedicated to a job-...