Author: judythpiazza

Houstonian Community Activist Ray Hill Appears on The AP with Judyth Piazza

Judyth Piazza interviews Houstonian Community Activist Ray Hill on The American Perspective Seventy one year old native Houstonian. Graduated from Galena Park Public Schools; Attended Steven F Austin State University, University of Houston, Tulane University, New Orleans, no degrees. Came out as a gay man to my family and at Galena Park High School in 1958. Cofounder and President of Promethean Society (Houston`s first gay/lesbian organization (1967-1969); Cofounder (1968), former Board Member and former General Manager (1980-1981) of Pacifica Radio, KPFT-FM; Cofounder, Executive Director Houston Human Rights League (1976-1986); Cofounder (1975), Past President (1989) of Houston Gay and Lesbian Political Caucus; Winner of landmark First Amendment US Supreme Court Case Houston v Hill 107 S.Ct 2502, 1987); Cofounder/organizer (1976), Past Chair (1984-1985) of Houston Lesbian Gay Pride Week; Former Chair (1984-1986) of Montrose Activity Center; Chair of Executive and Coordinating Committees for the First March on Washington for Gay and Lesbian Rights, 1979; Founder and original producer and host (1975-1980) of Wilde N Stein (one of the first regularly scheduled gay/lesbian radio shows in the country and the only one in the South in the 1970`s); Cofounder Kaposi`s Sarcoma Foundation (1980, became KS/AIDS Foundation, is now AIDS Foundation Houston); Convict (1970-1975) Texas Prison System; Founder and Executive Director of First Amendment Lobby of Texas (1982-1997); Author of first “Safe Sex Pamphlet” in the country to help prevent the spread...

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Business Profile: Houston Attorney Bruce A. Seeley

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” — Martin Luther King Jr. When it comes to injustice in the State of Texas there is no better attorney to have on your side than Bruce A. Seeley. Seeley believes in fairness, integrity and the law. He has a strong love of family and traditional Texas values as well as displays a superlative sense of community. After a long and distinguished career as a corporate attorney for over 30 years, working for some of the top oil and drilling companies in America, Seeley has begun a new chapter in his...

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Get Your Tickets for Space City Con Today: George Comits Talks About Space City Con

Judyth Piazza interviews “Greek” George Comits Executive Director of Space City Con on The American Perspective Space City Con is an all-ages festival of comics, sci-fi, fantasy, gaming, literature, and art, in the spirit of Houston, Texas! Envisioned as a “geek festival with free parking,” SCC is conveniently located at the Westin Galleria convention center & hotel, August 10 – 12, 2012. Our goal is to put on the best convention possible for current generations of fans, and instill a love of, comics, Sci-fi and fantasy in the next generation. Space City Con is the Gulf Coast`s newest fan culture convention, offering a robust mix of authors, artists, sci-fi, fantasy, comics, gaming, fan group networking, literature, writing workshops and more, in a venue meant to be more approachable to families and children. It was founded in 2012, and will be held at the Westin Galleria convention center & hotel, August 10 – 12, 2012. Conceived as a Geek Festival with free parking, the event is attached to the 4th largest mall in America, in the 4th largest city in America “Houston, Texas. The grand Galleria Mall boasts 375 stores, a large food court, ice rink, various restaurants with a taste of Texas. Just as Houston has a broad economic mix in aerospace, energy, manufacturing, transportation; it boasts the world`s largest concentration of healthcare and research institutions. Houston also has...

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Best Place to Live in Houston: The Heritage Apartments

Listen to Audio Interview: Judyth Piazza chats with Mary, The Property Manager of The Heritage Apartments EXPERIENCE THE LUXURY AND STYLE OF THE HERITAGE! The Heritage`s exceptional location offers you the serenity of a quiet residential neighborhood with Galleria area conveniences. Classical colonial architecture is highlighted by the Heritage`s formal lobbies and gallery hallways. Come and visit the charm and grandeur of the Galleria`s most affordable luxury living… The Heritage. **NO UTILITY BILLS! ALL BILLS PAID!** You`re Not Just an Apt # to Our Staff – We know all of our Residents by Name! Come and see this one...

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