Mohawk children ask store to stop selling offensive Halloween costumes

But two Mohawk children decided to do something about it.

Tom Fennario
APTN National News
Temperatures are falling, leaves are turning and Indigenous Halloween costumes are hitting the shelves.

For many Indigenous people the costumes are offensive.

That includes two Mohawk children in Kahnawake, who decided to do something about it.

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.