Algonquin First Nations put up unified front against gold mine

Algonquin First Nations want to be compensated for expansion plans.

Tom Fennario
APTN National News
Three Algonquin First Nations say a gold mine is planning to expand on their traditional territory.

And they expect to be compensated.

Negotiations have been ongoing but there’s been a lack of progress.

 

Producer Nouvelles Nationales d'APTN / Montreal

Born and raised in Montreal, Tom cut his teeth working in community television in Kahnawà:ke Mohawk Territory before joining APTN as a cameraman/editor in 2008. In 2015 he was promoted to Video Journalist. Since 2019 Tom has been a producer for the French weekly newscast Nouvelles Nationales d’APTN.