NIR Apr 2014 - Synthetic Identity Fraud: Costing Consumers Billions [.pdf]

It looks like a victimless crime — because the people involved don't exist! — but in the end it costs Canadian consumers billions of dollars in false insurance claims, police investigations and money that just disappears without a trace! It's called synthetic identity fraud and you'll never believe how complicated it is to track.
  • 2014
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  • Added on: 04/15/2014

NIR Apr 2014 - North Korea: The Unknown Nation [.pdf]

North Korea is an isolated communist nation seeking to become a nuclear power. It is also a potential threat to world peace. The country has been run by a series of hereditary successors for decades. Its latest leader, Kim Jong-un, is a relative unknown to the outside world. Now the United Nations wants him to pay for his countries history ...
  • 2014
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  • Added on: 04/15/2014

Wild Canada Teacher Resource Guide

Take Wild Canada into the classroom. This guide offers keywords, big ideas, viewing questions, instructional activities and extensions to help deepen the classroom experience of this unparalleled series.
  • 2014
  • 2.71 Mb
  • Added on: 04/08/2014

Russia: In the Shadow of the Games

Check out the comprehensive, classroom-ready resource guide linked to this News in Review segment, featuring a broad range of lesson plans and activities.
  • 2014
  • 0.15 Mb
  • Added on: 03/15/2014

Stephen Harper in Israel

Check out the comprehensive, classroom-ready resource guide linked to this News in Review segment, featuring a broad range of lesson plans and activities.
  • 2014
  • 0.17 Mb
  • Added on: 03/15/2014

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