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

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