Civil Rights Blitz

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

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