Kanesatake ceases controversial talks with mining company

Mohawk council breaks off talks with mining company

Tom Fennario 
APTN National News 
The Mohawk council of Kanesatake has stopped talking with a mining company about reopening a niobium mine on their territory.

They say emerging evidence proves they were lied to by the company, but the company isn’t the only one facing accusations in the community.


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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.