Abby Jacobson

Thanks for support during illness

In these troubling times, we often forget to stop and thank, really thank, those who help make each day the best it can be.

I have been the recipient of this gesture and would not be sitting here typing were it not for my family and community, which has provided unending support to me during my illness.

In particular, I would like to give a huge shout out to Putney Mutual Aid and the members of the Putney Community for all they have done for me during my recovery.

I received an incredibly generous delivery of Thanksgiving makings provided by Putney Mutual Aid, the Putney Foodshelf, and the Putney Co-op.

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Where is our humanity if we don’t do everything we can to stop family separation at the border?

I am horrified by what is happening to the immigrant children who are detained at our borders. The separation of children from their parents and or caretakers is inhumane and will haunt all of us for generations to come. These children and families will not forget and their traumas...

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