Nuclear Nonproliferation Act

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Nuclear Nonproliferation Act

Legislation in the United States, passed in 1978, that revised previous law governing export of nuclear materials. It established safeguards so nuclear material would not be able to be used as part of a weapons program. It also increased financial aid and technical assistance to the International Atomic Energy Agency.
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The report, the first of what Nielsen and NNPA say will be annual installments in a three-year alliance between the two groups, showcases the buying and media habits and consumer trends of African-Americans.
The NNPA joins the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People's boycott on South Carolina that has been in place since 1999.
In 2002, he left the NNPA to become the director of Amnesty International's American human-rights program, where he lobbied against racial profiling, particularly of Arab Americans and Muslims after September 11.
NNPA leaders have publicly criticized the recent FCC vote relaxing ownership restrictions as a threat to alternative voices like the black press, at a time when affirmative action and a range of social issues are under assault.
When Leavell was elected last June, she said the NNPA "will remain fully in the forefront of the continuing struggle for black rights.
Our collaboration with the NNPA has been successful," said Susan Whiting, vice chair, Nielsen.
HORSES The society has been very fortunate to secure funding from; LEADER uplands, NNPA and NCC to have its own show jumps and working hunter jumps, specially designed for the show.
The letter, first reported by Hazel Trice Edney in the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) newsletter, was inspired by a similar entreaty to the White House last spring by NNPA Chairman John B.
Microsoft worked with the NNPA and the Howard Department of Journalism to develop a lab favorable to learning and equipped with high-tech tools to teach the curriculum to the 367 currently enrolled journalism majors.
Flanked by civic, business and legislative leaders, Nielsen and NNPA executives spoke about the relevance and importance of the information shared in the report and the fact that it will be distributed in NNPA's 200+ publications, reaching millions of readers and online viewers.
Jackson received the award on June 26 at the NNPA Merit Awards Dinner, held during the group's National Convention in Minneapolis.
Star-Ledger, and for wire services such as The NNPA News Service, Capital News Service (of the University of Maryland's Philip Merrill College of Journalism) and the Knight-Ridder Wire.