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

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

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