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Florida Commissioner Apologizes For Posting Racist Facebook Post, But Does He Mean It?

Florida Commissioner Apologizes For Posting Racist Facebook Post, But Does He Mean It?

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According to The Huffington Post, John Sims publicly apologized after other lawmakers and residents complained: “To those of you who were genuinely offended, I offer my deepest apology,” said Sims at Tuesday’s workshop meeting. “Rest assured that I will continue to serve our city well and continue to work equally for all people in Cooper City regardless of religion, ethnicity or social status.” The comment Sims posted Nov. 30 read:…

Stevie Wonder Decides Not to Perform for the Israelis After All

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The Israeli government has come under fire from international critics who are turned off by their killing of so many innocent women and children.  The Israelis say that the attacks on neighboring Palestine are only to protect themselves, but they tend to kill far more Palestinians than the original aggression might suggest.  Also, their determination to build additional settlements in the West Bank has also come under fire. Singer Stevie…

Tyler Perry Studio, Carless Smoking, Atlanta

Cause Of Tyler Perry’s Second Studio Fire Revealed

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Investigators have identified the cause of the second fire at Tyler Perry’s studio in Atlanta to be careless smoking. Atlanta Fire Rescue Department’s Capt. Marian McDaniel, said that no criminal charges were pending. The fire broke out on Monday morning on the roof of the building undergoing repairs. Firefighters worked for about an hour to get the fire under control. The structural integrity of the building was not compromised. This was the second blaze…

Exhaustion or Cocaine Overdose? What Was The Real Reason Ray J Was Hospitalized?

Exhaustion or Cocaine Overdose? What Was The Real Reason Ray J Was Hospitalized?

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Ray J was rushed to the hospital the morning after the Billboard Music Awards! Now the internet is on fire with rumors that it was NOT exhaustion and stress that sent Ray J to the hospital. Instead peeps close to his camp say Ray J drank codeine and took a hit of cocaine. The two drugs don’t mix well and that’s what landed him in the emergency room. Monday morning…

Bribery? Did The 2008 Obama Campaign Really Pay Rev. Wright To Shut Up?

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Reverend Jeremiah Wright caused problems for President Barack Obama’s campaign in 2008, and new details have emerged alleging that the then-candidate tried to convince his former pastor to keep quiet. The retired pastor, who came under fire after an old sermon where he said that the September 11 terrorist attacks were ‘America’s chickens coming home to roost’, said that he was offered $150,000 to stay silent until the election was…

Black Teen Gunned Down By Nazi Lover And He Has Not Been Arrested

Black Teen Gunned Down By Nazi Lover And He Has Not Been Arrested

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The family of a teenage girl who was fatally shot by a neighbor five months ago in Charlotte believes the shooting may have been racially motivated. 16 year old Jasmine Thar, was shot and killed while visiting family in Chadbourn, N.C., during the Christmas holiday. The shooter, a neighbor of the family Thar was visiting, claims his high-powered rifle accidentally fired when he was taking it out of its case….

Tony Wilson: 10 Things that Make a Man Say “Wow”

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by Tony Wilson, Black Like Moi Men are smitten by different things: some are booty-ologists, some men are taken by long hair or a nice smile. But if you’re missing a particular asset, that doesn’t leave you sexually bankrupt, because you never know what’s going to get that man going. You can think of a man’s attraction to be like money in a bank account: It doesn’t matter if you…

Education blogger fired for calling black studies ‘claptrap’

Education blogger fired for calling black studies ‘claptrap’

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‘What a collection of left-wing victimization claptrap,’ she said of the dissertations. ‘The best that can be said of these topics is that they’re so irrelevant no one will ever look at them.’ ‘Seriously, folks, there are legitimate debates about the problems that plague the black community from high incarceration rates to low graduation rates to high out-of-wedlock birth rates. But it’s clear that they’re not happening in black-studies departments,’…

Dr. Boyce: Black Teen Invents a New Surgical Procedure (Video)

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  by Dr. Boyce Watkins, BlackLikeMoi.com Tony Hansberry appears to have a very bright future in front of him.    Tony has been called “the next Charles Drew” for the amazing work he’s done at such an early age.  He is a student at the Carnell Cookman School of Medical Arts in Jacksonville, Florida.  The school is the first magnet school in the country with an integrated medical curriculum. Tony…