G. Paris Johnson
G. Paris Johnson is a freelance writer at the Houston Press, a graduate of Texas Southern University, and a native Houstonian— who enjoys foreign films, friends and family, and venturing around the city finding hidden gems with her husband.
3 years ago | Current Events
I am sure by now that the world is divided over the upheaval the president has caused with his snatching children from their mothers. However, I tend to take the side of some of the social media posts I’ve seen that remind the United States that t...
3 years ago | Health
Mental illness is a real issue which haunts many people; however, there is one particular demographic that is consistently overlooked—those who are African American. Many African Americans have created a culture where they are taught to keep your ...
4 years ago | Houston 101
As a teacher in Third Ward, I see first hand how gentrification affects my students. I was totally prepared to write this article by "playing it safe" as to not step on the toes of the majority (read between the lines here), but as I listened to m...
4 years ago | Current Events
If the NFL commissioner and the players understand the national-anthem protests, why doesn't the rest of America?