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

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