Monthly Archives: May 2018

John Bolton Names Professional Islamophobe & Bush Official Fred Fleitz to National Security Staff

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The White House has appointed a longtime senior staffer at an anti-Muslim think tank who has been named by National Security Adviser John Bolton as his new chief of staff. Fred Fleitz formerly served as Bolton’s undersecretary of state in the George W. Bush administration.

Wading Through the Weekend

Posted by Amanda Painter

View of Sakill Bay, Orkney, Scotland, from the Kristin Linklater Voice Center. Photo by Amanda Painter.

Despite the focus on fire and air earlier this week with Tuesday’s Full Moon, there’s an emphasis on the water signs as we head into the weekend: a grand trine featuring Venus in Cancer, Jupiter in Scorpio and Neptune in Pisces. If you had to pick a watery metaphor for the general feel of your life this week, what would it be?

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Thursday, May 31, 2018

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You may have that feeling of being psychologically on edge, though unsure whether it’s you, or whether it’s everyone and everything. The vibe you’re feeling is in the environment, and it’s a mix of paranoia and uncertainty. Those are understandable responses to life at the moment, though they don’t serve you well. You have plenty of protection around you right now.

Deadlier than Katrina & 9/11: Hurricane Maria Killed 4,645 in Puerto Rico, 70 Times Official Toll

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A stunning new study by researchers at Harvard has revealed the death toll in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria may be 70 times higher than official count of 64. The new research, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, says the death toll is at least 4,645—and perhaps as many as 5,740.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Wednesday, May 30, 2018

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When you look back on this year in the context of the next few seasons, you will likely see that it provided the gestation period before the emergence of a much deeper dimension of who you are. We could say you are becoming a deeper person, but it’s more than that. Something you’ve long held inside yourself has truly been released from you.