Four Winds Report for Aug. 16, 2017

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Today the Leo Sun makes a grand fire trine with Eris in Aries and Ixion in Sagittarius. Even though it looks more like a ‘triangle of fire’ than a ‘ring of fire’, the principle is the same; and it’s up to you not to burn out of control. A few things look like they will help you light your spark constructively.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

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Are people with radical agendas and intense energy making you nervous? Are folks getting into playing all kinds of power games around you? Do you feel attacked, invaded or inquired of? Have there been new men or testy women showing up in your life unexpectedly? If so, I suggest you stop worrying and start figuring.

This is Now: Total Eclipse of the Sun

Posted by Eric Francis

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In tonight’s edition of Planet Waves FM, I survey the world as we approach Monday’s total solar eclipse. However, we also travel back in time to August 1999, when a comparable event was approaching: the infamous grand cross total solar eclipse of Aug. 11 that year.

Depths of Challenge

Posted by Len Wallick

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From the depths of this week’s challenge, the future will emerge. The objective is to emerge with it. As Len Wallick reads the Sun, Moon and planets in the final days before Monday’s Leo New Moon and total eclipse, any challenges you are now facing can be overcome, and also put to use.

Ta-Nehisi Coates: I Would Like to See Donald Trump Resign & Leave White House

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The nation continues to grapple with the fallout from this weekend’s violence after a Nazi sympathizer drove into a crowd of anti-racist protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, killing one person and injuring 19. Donald Trump finally condemned white supremacists on Monday for the bloodshed this weekend, after initially failing to directly blame the group.

Four Winds Report for Aug. 15, 2017

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Often there’s a fine line between follow-through and obsession. Part of what makes the difference lies in how aware you are of unconscious motives and hidden impulses, and how you use power — including the power of your emotions. If your emotions are intensifying, remember to keep one eye on your longer-term goals.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

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Artists are at a significant advantage over many other people in that the work they do gives them the opportunity to embrace many facets of their being, and to use conflict in a productive way. It would seem like every cell in your body is reaching for this way of being in the world.

Survivor of White Supremacist Attack in Charlottesville: There’s No Question, This was Terrorism

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The “Unite the Right” white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, this weekend erupted into violence, resulting in three deaths. Today’s Democracy Now! hosts a discussion on the aftermath, the implications and official responses to the events.

Monday Morning Horoscope for Aug. 14, 2017

Posted by Eric Francis

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Mars and the Sun are streaking through your sign, on course for a rare total solar eclipse that takes place Monday, Aug. 21. You would have to be living in a cave under a rock on another planet not to know about this, though you may have questions about what it means for you. Simply stated, it’s time to take hold of your life and live as if it’s your own.

Four Winds Report for Aug. 14, 2017

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Tonight’s last quarter Moon marks the last major phase before the total solar eclipse next week. If you have plans for that date, now would be a good time to go over the details and firm up any commitments. If you don’t have anything specific in mind, consider your options and work toward a decision.