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Lundberg publishes this book in 1947
Radical feminist organisation which burns bras in San Francisco
President during the Berlin Blockade
The double 'what' campaign was started in 1942 and lasted throughout WWII?
The name of King's last speech, 1968
Nine black students enrol at this school in Arkansas in 1957
King targets this town in Alabama to encourage black people to register for the vote
President following Kennedy's assassination
Organised the March on Washington 1941 for equal employment rights?
Riots break out where in June 1943?
Which female politician opposes STOP ERA?
This black power group gains 5,000 members
What year is Roe vs Wade concluded?
In 1970 four people are shot dead at which university?
Martin Luther King is assassinated this year
The sit-in tactic was first used in which city, South Carolina?
Martin Luther King emerges as the leader of the civil rights campaign after the arrest of...
The music festival that is the climax of the hippy movement is called what?
Brown wins his case against Topeka Board of Education in which year?
Writes 'The Feminine Mystique'
A bus in burnt in this state during the freedom ride tactic of the early 60's
This teenager is killed in Mississippi in 1955
President during WWII
Coins the phrase 'black power'
Civil rights organisation formed 1909?
President Johnson abolished the what in 1966, leading to huge protest especially among the student population?
Two black medallists hold the black power salute at the '68 Olympics in which city
President 1953-61, nicknamed 'Ike'
Tom Hayden forms this organisation in 1959
Malcolm X returns from where a changed man?
34 people killed and 1,000 buildings destroyed in which city, 1965?
National Organisation for Women proposes what political change in 1967?
China officially becomes a communist state this year
President in the final years of the Vietnam War
The Equal Pay Act is passed in which year?
American organisation that investigates the Hollywood 10?

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