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Grand Chief Edward John

Edward John is a hereditary chief (Akile Ch'oh) and grand chief of the Tl'azt'en Nation and a lawyer. He is currently serving his seventh term as an elected member of the First Nations Summit's political executive.

Stories by Grand Chief Edward John


Mining Is Key to BC's Future, Done Right

While industry touts quick bonanzas, First Nations seek environmentally and culturally sustainable projects.

By Grand Chief Edward John, 30 Mar 2011


New Day for BC Native Claims

'Xeni decision' casts doubt on provincial authority over First Nations land dealings.

By Dave Porter, Judith Sayers and Grand Chief Edward John, 12 Feb 2008