US consulate in Montreal faces anti-Dakota pipeline protest

The Standing Rock Sioux anti-pipeline protests are inspiring Indigenous activists all over the world.

Tom Fennario
APTN National News
The Standing Rock Sioux anti-pipeline protests are inspiring Indigenous activists all over the world.

But not everyone can flock to North Dakota, no matter how much they’d like to go.

On Thursday, members of Montreal’s Indigenous community organized a local demonstration to show their solidarity with the Sioux.

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.