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Land Grab Tests Geechee and Gullah Culture [PHOTOS]

Land Grab Tests Geechee and Gullah Culture [PHOTOS]

by Pete Marovich on September 24 2014, 10:45AM

Outside development, sky-high property taxes and imminent domain have caused many Geechee and Gullah people to lose land that has been in their families for generations. Photojournalist Pete Marovich documents these communities in danger.

Topics: History, Sapelo Island

On Sapelo Island, Another Case Study in How Black Exploitation Fuels Wealth

On Sapelo Island, Another Case Study in How Black Exploitation Fuels Wealth

by Imara Jones on October 1 2012, 9:37AM

From Georgia to Brooklyn to sub-Sahran Africa, inequity and exploitive land deals are making a handful of people rich—again. But on Sapelo Island, we can stop it.

Topics: Economic Justice, History, Sapelo Island

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