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

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