Chiron in Aries: The Challenge of Individuating
Planet Waves
Chiron is now in Aries, for the first time since 1977. This is about the quest for individuality in the most deeply personal way: the cultivation and growth of your soul. There are challenges associated with doing this, which I plan to address eloquently and in a way that you will find reassuring and helpful. Read more...  

Syrian-American Activist: Limited U.S. Airstrikes Send Signal to Assad He Can Continue Mass Killing

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The U.S. is expected to introduce new sanctions against Russian companies with links to Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, following the coordinated U.S., British and French military strikes against two alleged chemical weapons storage facilities and a research center in Syria on Friday.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Monday, April 16, 2018

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I suggest you keep your focus on partnership issues, particularly where a group or organization is concerned. You may have figured out that there are too many people in your life for your comfort, and too many of them have access to you and your resources. You cannot just walk away but you can get clear.

Monday Morning Horoscope for April 16, 2018

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There’s been one major event after the next in your sign over the past several days, and Mercury is in direct motion. There’s a New Moon tonight (Sunday); and through the week, the Sun is conjunct Uranus, the bringer of ideas and revelations. Yet something truly momentous happens with Chiron’s entry into your sign Tuesday, a cycle that last began in 1968.

Next Up: Chiron in Aries

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Chiron’s sign changes are always significant, in that they often arrive with immediate shifts in the social climate and turning points in history. What may have seemed impossible in one moment of time is suddenly the thing that’s happening in another.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Sunday, April 15, 2018

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In the wisdom school of astrology, themes are grouped into each of the ‘houses’. Among the most mysterious is the ‘eighth house’, which covers secrets, finance, contracts, sex and profound transformations from which there is no coming back. The ‘eighth’ is a strange place. Sometimes we get lost there for years.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Saturday, April 14, 2018

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You seem to be making up your mind about something, trying to sort out your original impulses from what your past conditioning is telling you. This could be a longterm career or life-path question, though it’s connected to a deeper spiritual issue. I think it’s a good idea to consider the possibilities.

Syrian Researcher: Focus on Alleged Chemical Attack Ignores War’s Ongoing Deaths by Airstrikes, Bullets

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As the United Nations Security Council holds an emergency session over the growing prospect of a war between Russia and the U.S., after President Trump threatened U.S. strikes in response to an alleged chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syrian-Canadian writer Yazan al-Saadi responds.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Friday, April 13, 2018

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You’ve thought your plans through over and over: now is the time to take action. You know more than enough. You merely have to be careful that you don’t trip over your own thoughts. Doubt is not the same thing as uncertainty; often, doubt is an illusion created by obsession. Therefore, make some constructive moves.

Planet Waves Weekly Horoscope for April 12, 2018

Posted by Amy Elliott

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With lots happening in Aries this week, including the grand entrance of Chiron into your sign, you might expect to be dashing about like a dog on a mission. However, the changes need time to shake and settle themselves into place, and so do you. Mercury is stationing direct; and a New Moon is taking place amid the conjunction that’s defined the last couple of years.

Will Senate Dems Block Confirmation of Climate-Denying, Torture-Backing State Dept Pick Mike Pompeo?

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Confirmation hearings begin today for Mike Pompeo, the CIA director, tapped by President Trump to become the next secretary of state. Last year the Senate confirmed Pompeo to head the CIA by a vote of 66 to 32, but the vote is expected to be far closer this year.