Hereditary chief Na'Moks and MLA Ellis Ross on hereditary and elected Indigenous leadership

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Hereditary chiefs from around B.C. gathered in Smithers to show their support for Wet'suwet'en leaders opposed to the creation of a pipeline in the area. The conflict has highlighted the complex relationship between elected and hereditary leaders in Indigenous communities. Carolina de Ryk speaks with MLA and former chief councillor of the Haisla Nation, Ellis Ross and Hereditary Chief Na'moks of the Wet'suwet'en Nation's Tsayu clan .

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