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

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