Civil Rights Blitz

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

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