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Can you name the answers to these civil-rights questions??

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

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