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

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