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

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