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Can you name the answers to these civil-rights questions??

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

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