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#SleevelessFriday: Lawmakers Bare Arms in the House of Representatives Featured Politics Women 

#SleevelessFriday: Lawmakers Bare Arms in the House of Representatives

United States (GREED) – Women Representatives exercised their right to bare arms in the House of Representatives Friday, showing support for a push to modernize the House dress code. Controversy arose, according to The Hill, after women journalists were denied entry to the Speaker’s lobby for wearing sleeveless tops and/or open-toed shoes. Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, defended the sergeant-in-arms decision, based upon historical use of the dress code: “The sergeant-at-arms was simply enforcing the same interpretation of the rules as under my predecessors. It’s nothing new and certainly not something that I devised. At the same time, Read More

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The World’s Largest Dumpster: The Pacific Ocean Environment Featured 

The World’s Largest Dumpster: The Pacific Ocean

Hawaii (GREED) – The problem of plastic pollution in the ocean is monumental, and the evidence is washing up on the shores of some of the world’s most remote islands. In the Hawaiian archipelago, remote and difficult to access shoreline is discovered to be covered in plastic pollution, washing up here after decades of human carelessness and neglect. Recently, awareness of the problem has risen, but many people are still not aware of the existence of billions of tons of plastic pollution in the world’s oceans. Each major ocean on Earth is now host to garbage gyres, areas where Read More

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Be Greedy: Bioponic Phytoceuticals & The Temple of Truth Be Greedy 

Be Greedy: Bioponic Phytoceuticals & The Temple of Truth

Hawaii (GREED) – Editor’s Note: To contrast the despicable amount of large-scale corporate and political greed in the world, we at Greed Media present you with a collection of local artisans. These people are effectively f**king the system by making and selling their own quality goods; taking the power of production out of corporate control. These people are truly changing the economy and the world, one handcrafted product at a time. Join the revolution and be greedy for local goods! The following installment is part of a series we call Be Greedy: A Local Artisan Showcase. Tucked away in Read More

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No More War: The Impact of War on Women and a Call-to-Action Activism Featured Women 

No More War: The Impact of War on Women and a Call-to-Action

Kailua, Hawaii (GREED) – As the United States finds itself further entangled in political tensions overseas, it is women both overseas and domestically that will pay the highest cost of war. Although women in the U.S. military have only just last year been formally allowed into combat, our gender is no stranger to violent conflict. Whether actively fighting, playing a supportive role, or simply fleeing for their lives, women worldwide have felt the pain and suffering created by war acutely throughout history. Women struggle to support their families during deployments and often lose fathers, brothers, sons and husbands. If Read More

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Ibuprofen Can Be Deadly: Reduce Period Symptoms & Cramps Naturally Featured Women 

Ibuprofen Can Be Deadly: Reduce Period Symptoms & Cramps Naturally

Kailua, Hawaii (GREED) – NSAIDs such as ibuprofen can be harmful to your health, but many women rely on them to reduce the discomfort associated with menstrual cramps and other period symptoms. Last year, the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) strengthened a health warning to users of these popular over-the-counter medications, marketed under trade names such as Advil and Motrin. The use of NSAIDs (non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs) can increase the risk of heart attack and stroke even after just a few weeks of use. Longer, more frequent use is more likely to cause heart-related side effects, especially for women Read More

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