Need more supporting evidence, or a place to start? Consider some of the following resources.
Public opinion polls
Ask for help finding additional polling data, including from other countries.
Editorial cartoons, such as those from US News, The Week, The Washington Post, or Politico, can help provide a window into reactions to public policies or what governments or individuals do.
Photos, such as Photography 4 Humanity or Moving Walls, can be powerful evidence of human rights abuses, and bring public and media attention to otherwise overlooked problems.
Also, try searching through some of our audiovisual databases.
Oral histories, e.g. the Human Rights Oral History Project with interviews from Cuban dissidents, can provide individuals' stories in the context of larger movements and eras.
Other ways to get help:
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Text us at 413-648-6071
Stop by during our service hours.
Find rare books, and selected manuscript and archival collections:
Contact us to make an appointment to view materials, or stop by the Weber Special Collections reading room on level 4, Sawyer Library.
Our Special Collections department may be able to help you find photographs, oral histories, diaries, and other primary sources on topics of interest. Reach out to them to see if they have anything that could be useful to you!