Civil Rights Blitz

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

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

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