Yearly Archives: 2018

Four Winds Report for Jan. 19, 2018

Posted by Planet Waves


Chief among the day’s events is the Sun’s move from Capricorn into Aquarius. In part, this sign reminds us that liberation requires responsibility; and that what differentiates a ‘group’ from a ‘mob’ is the presence of individuals who retain their ability to think for themselves.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Friday, Jan. 19, 2018

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This is the very month to see an investment advisor and plan your financial fortunes. Start modestly; start with $25 if that’s all you have. But definitely start, and stick to it. However, the real investment you would be wise to make is one of having faith in yourself and in the gifts you bring into this world.

Planet Waves Weekly Horoscope for Jan. 18, 2018

Posted by Amy Elliott


Rarely does any major effort worth the making beget instant results. Yet it seems you’re feeling under pressure to produce them. Try to rest a little easier. Even professional magicians, who literally do pull rabbits out of hats, train for a while to perfect their skill. This week there’ll be a further change, which will probably come through as a piece of the puzzle you perhaps didn’t realize you were missing.

David Cay Johnston: Trump is Determined to Provoke War to Draw Focus from Racist & Erratic Behavior

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The New York Times reports that the Pentagon is proposing widening the permissible use of nuclear weapons to include responding to cyberattacks and other non-nuclear attacks. The Pentagon has already outlined this strategy in a draft document sent to Trump for approval.

Liberation and Responsibility with the Sun in Aquarius

Posted by Amanda Painter

Photo by Amanda Painter

Tomorrow night (early Saturday in some time zones) the Sun leaves Capricorn and ingresses Aquarius. That this sign change happens each year within a few days of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday feels fascinatingly appropriate, even though King was a Capricorn. Amanda Painter considers the late-week astrology through an Aquarian paradox.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018

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Treat joint finances and ‘permanent’ commitments with more care than usual. I don’t mean hesitancy — I mean scrutiny. Inaccuracies that slip into the mix, whether intentional (deception) or seemingly unintentional (overlooking details) or careless (skipping over due diligence), will cause problems, so proceed with impeccability.

NYC Immigration Activist Jean Montrevil Speaks Out After Deportation to Haiti: “My Heart Is Broken”

Posted by Planet Waves


On Tuesday, immigrant rights leader Jean Montrevil was deported to Haiti after residing in the United States for over three decades. He came to the U.S. from Haiti with a green card in 1986 at the age of 17. He speaks to Amy Goodman about his feelings on being deported after over 30 years.

Four Winds Report for Jan. 17, 2018

Posted by Planet Waves


With Venus in Capricorn square asteroid Pallas in Aries today, notice whether the theory and reality of your relationships are meshing. They might not be — but that’s no reason to panic. You can probably think of some ways to express how you feel, even if you do so conservatively, that will help you move closer to what you think is right for you.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018

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Sometimes people experience a sense of danger when the time comes to be happy and successful wondering when the rug is going to get ripped from under them again. So consider true happiness, which includes creative and sexual fulfillment as well, to be a kind of dare. It’s an adventure into new and unfamiliar territory.