Civil Rights Blitz

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

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

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