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TH welcomes the decline of legacy media - e.g. print and broadcast journalism - as a primary source of information distribution

THBT the primary responsibility for caring for the elderly should lie on the family rather than the state

THW abolish the practice of plea bargaining

A plea bargain is any agreement in a criminal case the prosecutor and defendant wherein the defendant agrees to plead guilty a particular charge in return for some concession from the prosecutor. This can involve defendants pleading guilty to less serious offences than those with which they are charged, or agree to plead guilty to the original charge in exchange for a more lenient sentence. The majority of cases in some jurisdictions, e.g. the United States, are settled out of court in plea bargains.

THR the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan by Barack Obama

THS BRICS* countries creating alternatives to the current international financial institutions (i.e. the IMF, the World Bank, and the World Trade Organisation) *Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa

In countries with a lack of medical professionals, TH, rather than regulate who can be a healthcare professional, would provide optional certifications of competence.

An optional certification is given by a government-backed organisation, which serves as an acknowledgement of a person's skill to work within a particular industry. The certification serves as an indication of competence but is not mandatory to work in the industry.

Assuming a trade-off is required, THBT history education in post-conflict societies should focus on reconciliation at the cost of truth

THW remove the statute of limitations

The statute of limitations is a time limit for filing criminal charges against someone.

THW ban big tobacco's (Phillip Morris, British American Tobacco, etc.) involvement in, acquisition of, merger with and/or stock ownership of the e-cigarette industry.

THBT protest movements should not use violent or destructive protest tactics (e.g. arson, vandalism, petrol bombs)