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

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