Civil Rights Blitz

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President 1953-61, nicknamed 'Ike'
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
Radical feminist organisation which burns bras in San Francisco
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?
Writes 'The Feminine Mystique'
King targets this town in Alabama to encourage black people to register for the vote
What year is Roe vs Wade concluded?
China officially becomes a communist state this year
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
President during WWII
President during the Berlin Blockade
President following Kennedy's assassination
Brown wins his case against Topeka Board of Education in which year?
This teenager is killed in Mississippi in 1955
Lundberg publishes this book in 1947
The double 'what' campaign was started in 1942 and lasted throughout WWII?
The sit-in tactic was first used in which city, South Carolina?
The music festival that is the climax of the hippy movement is called what?
The Equal Pay Act is passed in which year?
Organised the March on Washington 1941 for equal employment rights?
Tom Hayden forms this organisation in 1959
President in the final years of the Vietnam War
President Johnson abolished the what in 1966, leading to huge protest especially among the student population?
Martin Luther King is assassinated this year
Coins the phrase 'black power'
34 people killed and 1,000 buildings destroyed in which city, 1965?
In 1970 four people are shot dead at which university?
Riots break out where in June 1943?
Civil rights organisation formed 1909?
The name of King's last speech, 1968
American organisation that investigates the Hollywood 10?
This black power group gains 5,000 members

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