Dr. Chenjerai Kumanyika is a journalist and scholar, assistant professor of Journalism and Media Studies at Rutgers University and co-host and co-executive producer of Uncivil, a Peabody award-winning podcast from Gimlet Media. It attempts to "ransack America's past" by reexamining the civil war through stories left out of the official history. Kumanyika was also a member of the hip hop group the Spooks.