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This house would ban all testing on animals

THR the glorification of non-disruptive protest

THR the narrative of motherhood as intrinsically fulfilling

THR the trend of centring anti-heroes as sympathetic characters in media (e.g. BoJack Horseman, Rick and Morty, Mad Men)

THS the strategy of decapitation in fighting terrorism and organised crime

Decapitation, as a military or police tactic, refers to the strategic removal of the leaders of illegal entities such as terrorist groups, via assassination or arrest. These tactics typically emphasise the removal of leaders above other strategic goals.

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