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  • Mass shooting in a South Carolina church

    Sundial Cha-Jua

    Sundiata Cha-Jua is a professor of history and of African American studies, whose expertise includes the study of lynching and other racial violence going back to the Civil War.

    Photo by L. Brian Stauffer


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  • Editor’s note: To contact Sundiata Cha-Jua (pronounced SOON-dee-ah-tah Chah-JOO-ah), call 217-333-7781 (office) or 217-898-1673 (cellphone); email