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Produced at CFRU in Guelph Ontario by Erin Hudson.

First up we look at the Idle No More movement and listen to sounds recorded at demonstrations across the country.

Headlines:

The 12th Global Day of Action Against Racism and for the Rights of Migrant Workers, Refugees and Displaced People was celebrated across Canada including a recap of relevant figures from 2012 - not a banner year.

In Nova Scotia, the recent passage of the Missing Persons Act has residents concerned.

And finally, in Quebec the provincial government announced cuts to post-secondary institutions annual budget.

Features:

Cow Head residents meet with representatives a company about to embark on an experimental fracking project only to be informed that waste water would be bound for Nova Scotia.

And we listen to testimony from Lee Brain - the son of a Canadian oil tycoon - before the Enbridge Pipeline Project Joint Review panel.

Music this week was by Montreal band Jazz Pad.

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