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

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