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

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