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 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.