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Who was the main lawyer working for the NAACP during the 1950's?
What was the name of the girl who sparked the 1954 Supreme Court ruling on segregated education?
Who was the leader of the Nation of Islam from 1934 to 1975?
Who made the phrase 'Black Power' popular?
What was malcolm X's original name?
Who became President in 1961?
Which member of the Little Rock 9 was forced to walk alone on the first day?
Who was assassinated in 1968 in a hotel kitchen in California?
Who claimed to not understand the 1957 Civil Rights Act?
Who refused to give up her seat on a Montgomery Bus in 1955?
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Who set up the Boston chapter of the Nation of Islam?
What was the name of the 15 year old boy shot dead in 1964 which started the New York riots?
Who gave the Key Note speech at the March on Washington?
Who attempted to enroll in the Texas Law School in 1950 but was denied due to being black?
Who was shot whilst participating in the March against Fear?
Who set up the SCLC in 1957?
Who was made Chief Justice of the Supreme Court in 1954?
Who initially suggested a March on Washington?
Which President passed the 1965 Voting Rights Act?
Who was governor of Arkansas during the Little Rock crisis?

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