Remembering the last day in the Oka crisis

Sept. 26 was the last day of the crisis

APTN National News
Twenty-five years ago on Sept. 26, 78-day stand-off at Kanesatake came to an end.

And while the end of the 1990 uprising wasn’t exactly a victory for the Mohawks, it’s legacy still resounds.

Its influence on Indigenous resistance lasts to this day.

APTN’s Tom Fennario has this 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.