Monthly Archives: July 2017

What Follows, What Is

Posted by Len Wallick


As we approach a pair of eclipses next month, Len Wallick brings our attention to where Venus has been, where it is, and what can be made of all that will follow by simply (if not easily) moving on — even if moving on from the most beautiful and cherished experiences .

“Far from Over”: Senate Narrowly Defeats Obamacare Repeal, But More Attacks on Healthcare Loom

Posted by Planet Waves


In a stinging defeat for the Republican Party and Donald Trump, the Senate voted by a slim margin—49 to 51—against the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. As the bill was defeated, protesters outside the Capitol cheered and chanted “Yes, we did!”

Four Winds Report for July 28, 2017

Posted by Planet Waves


What do you do when your pleasure-seeking comes face-to-face with its unintended consequences? On the other side of the coin, if your soul’s growth or dharma has a single ultimate trajectory, yet you have two or more sets of values that you’re living by, how do you negotiate between those two sides?

Planet Waves Monthly Horoscope for August 2017

Posted by Eric Francis Coppolino


Once again, one of the outstanding astrological events of our lifetimes occurs in your sign. That would be the Great American Eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017. There’s a precedent for this: the total solar eclipse of Aug. 11, 1999. Consider what you were doing that summer, and what you were doing for the next three or so years. When you think of 1999 as a ‘before and after’ moment, what do you get?

The Fulcrum, the Venturi and the Cycle of Fire

Posted by Eric Francis Coppolino


We’re now in the final weeks before the total solar eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017. For those who are uncertain of whether astrology has any validity, this is a good time to pay attention. Eclipses are one of the very best laboratory-of-life ways to observe astrology. You would just need to associate what you notice with the eclipses.

The First Openly Transgender Infantry Soldier in U.S. Army Speaks Out on Trump’s New Military Ban

Posted by Planet Waves


In a move that shocked even the Pentagon, Donald Trump barred transgender people from serving in the military via Twitter on Wednesday. The move could impact as many as 15,000 servicemembers. The New York Times reports Defense Secretary James Mattis only learned of Trump’s plans on Tuesday.