Civil Rights Blitz

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

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