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

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