Justice and Oppression

Around the world

At the beginning of 2011 we have seen a popular uprising against the state in several north african and arab states.  In several of these countries the people are at odds with their rulers over freedom of expression and the right to democracy.

different news media have different viewpoints on this struggle:

Compare coverage by these two channels

BBC News                                                                               Aljazeera

To what extent are the people of England in conflict with their state?

Have a search through recent media output;  Newspapers, TV, and Radio; and find stories that explore the extent to which English people could be said to be in conflict with the state.