How do you describe protest?
When choosing search terms, try to identify the most unique words that are likely to appear in a written document on your topic.
Here is a list of terms that appear frequently on the Global Nonviolent Action Database. You might want to try using some of these terms while researching cases.
- Work stoppage
- Picket (as in picket line)
What other words could describe the case(s) you're researching? What words might a participant use? A sympathetic journalist? A scholar?
What about a less sympathetic journalist? A company spokesperson? An opponent?
Are there culturally-specific or movement-specific terms that would be used by the activists you're researching?