Civil Rights Blitz

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

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