New report examines the startling highs – and lows – of mental health treatment in America

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent The District of Columbia counts among the top 10 states with the best mental health, or the combination of the lowest prevalence of mental illness and greater access to care, according to Mental Health America’s annual “State of Mental Health in America” report. Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Delaware


Jewish Groups Denounce Rapper Freeze Corleone

*A Jewish group wants an upcoming Montreal show by rapper Freeze Corleone canceled due to his antisemitism.  As reported by MSN, the French rapper’s music is described as “openly antisemitic and hateful,” by B’nai Brith Canada. The organization has called on the owners of L’Olympia theatre in Montreal to cancel Freeze’s Dec. 4 show.  “Mr. Corleone


Motown Gospel Celebrates Six Grammy Nominations: Tye Tribbett, The Baylor Project

Motown Gospel celebrates six GRAMMY® nominations across its diverse roster of artists, as announced yesterday by the Recording Academy. Multiple GRAMMY®-winner Tye Tribbett picked up two nominations—one for Best Gospel Performance/Song (“Get Up”) and the other for Best Gospel Album (All Things New). Acclaimed jazz duo The Baylor Project earned a nod for The Evening: