Broken in two: Historians debate whether Montreal is unceded Mohawk territory

 

In this era of land acknowledgments, many have been calling Montreal unceded Mohawk territory.

But some say that traditionally, it’s just not true.

Tom Fennario has the story.

Producer Nouvelles Nationales d'APTN - Montreal

Born and raised in Montreal, Tom cut his teeth working in community television in Kahnawake Mohawk Territory before joining APTN as a cameraman/editor in 2008. In 2015 he was promoted to Video Journalist and has since helped cover important stories such as the Muskrat Falls protest in Labrador and anti-pipeline actions in North Dakota.