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

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