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(l-r) Crystal Sinclair from Idle No More Toronto, Mari Reeve from Toronto and the Two Row Society,  Lena VanderPlaats from Shuswap/Dutch First Nation and Carrie Lester of the Six Nations lead the march through downtown. Around 1500 people came out in Toronto today to take part in the Defend our Climate rally. The rally was a part of a national day of action drawing attention to pipelines, tar sands, climate change and other resource extraction that is exacerbating climate change, affecting First Nations and leading Canada towards a Petrostate.