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

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