Welcome! You've embarked on the journey to explore the Civil Rights Movement, a pivotal period from the mid-1950s until the late 1960s that transformed the landscape of social and legal equality in the United States. You'll delve into the struggle against systemic racial segregation and discrimination, observe the rise of inspiring figures like Martin Luther King Jr., and understand the influential events like the Montgomery bus boycott and the Selma to Montgomery march. Remember, this era has shaped much of today's social and political conversations. Please don't hesitate to ask any questions that arise during your exploration into this profound, transformative period in history.