The thoughts and opinions expressed in this post solely belong to Anti intellect – FUNKY DINEVA DID NOT WRITE THIS This is not a debate about HBCUs, as always, it is a debate about Blackness and the carelessness with which we take ourselves for granted. HBCUs are seen as a joke because Black people are seen as a joke. We were to be slaves only, not serious people capable...

It is always the right time to celebrate Black women. Make no mistake about that. March, however, is Women’s History Month and, thus, a time to celebrate the Black woman in a specific and concentrated way. I look forward to this month of celebration because I know, for a fact, that my intellectual and activist growth would not have been possible without the contributions...

The thoughts and opinions expressed in this post solely belong to Anti intellect – FUNKY DINEVA DID NOT WRITE THIS Admit it. You know I’m not the only one who would love to see a sequel to the 1997 classic, The Player’s Club. Here’s a few reasons why Ice Cube should revisit the world of one of his most iconic films. 1. The film is an undeniable cult...

The thoughts and opinions expressed in this post solely belong to Anti intellect – FUNKY DINEVA DID NOT WRITE THIS Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was not a perfect man. He, like all of us, was flawed in many ways. Likewise, the way in which we celebrate and remember Dr. King will also be flawed. Notice that I did not say that some of the ways we celebrate and remember...

The thoughts and opinions expressed in this post solely belong to Anti intellect – FUNKY DINEVA DID NOT WRITE THIS We have a problem. We have a gender problem. We have a sexual orientation problem. We have a parenting problem. Our “problem” was put on display most recently when the picture of a father, a Black father, went viral on the internet. The picture...

The thoughts and opinions expressed in this post solely belong to Anti intellect – FUNKY DINEVA DID NOT WRITE THIS For some strange (patriarchal) reason, our society has a hard time believing that straight men can be messy. We have no problem believing that women are messy, we have no problem believing that gay men are messy, but when it comes to straight men we seem...