Medea Benjamin: Congress Should Halt Trump’s $110B Arms Deal over Saudi Atrocities in Yemen & Region

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In his first foreign trip abroad as president, Donald Trump traveled this weekend to Saudi Arabia, where he signed an arms deals totaling $110 billion. This comes in addition to more than $115 billion offered in arms deals to Saudi Arabia by President Obama during his time in office.

Monday Morning Horoscope for May 22, 2017

Posted by Eric Francis


An emotional entanglement has disappeared as quickly as it appeared. That gives you some evidence that such a thing is possible. Yet you still face the challenge of keeping your emotions flowing and not being distracted with people who have a negative attitude. You have way too much going for you right now to go down anyone’s dark or self-conflicted road.

Four Winds Report for May 22, 2017

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Aspects involving Mercury and Mars speak of recognizing and acknowledging the feelings we might conceal from ourselves. This is necessary if we wish to live authentic lives, and particularly where we contribute to a cause: hidden information can sabotage our best efforts.

Looking Into Parallel Realities: Gemini New Moon

Posted by Amanda Painter


Having the Sun and Moon meeting in Gemini highlights the potential to take two (or more) approaches to solving a problem; it could offer an especially poignant or introspective look at your own hypocrisy or double standards. You might suddenly notice the shadow to the light you were focused on, or the sliver lining to what had appeared as a cloud.

Four Winds Report for May 21, 2017

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Orcus stationing direct (among other astrology) could bring up similar themes to a Mercury station; mainly that the truth will out. Orcus was named after the underworld deity whose specific province it was to bring oath-breakers to justice. You might say it represents the idea that all lies are discovered in the end.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Sunday, May 21, 2017

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Your current zeal for honesty has a potentially violent quality. If you can, reverse your course because if you don’t, what you learn may repel your awareness rather than turn it on. And you need all the awareness you can get right now. Or to put it more effectively, you need to remove anything you discover that’s a block to your awareness.

Four Winds Report for May 20, 2017

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With the Sun entering Gemini later today, see if your outlook on life doesn’t feel refreshed. You might pick up on an option that did not seem to be there before, or another side of a story. If you sense that the point of resolution or satisfaction between the possibilities you’re now considering is just out of reach, don’t fret; this moment shall pass.

Planet Waves Daily Oracle for Saturday, May 20, 2017

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There are certain things you don’t know at this point which you feel by all rights you should know. Yet you probably know them already and are just in one of those phases where you feel you’re not ready. That’s not a big deal because you’ll be ready in a few days by which time you’ll understand that there really is no huge decision you have to make.

A New Normal

Posted by Len Wallick


We have entered a season of scholastic graduations. What was for many a normal existence of a student in school is now about to become a new life. Len Wallick sees a parallel in the astrology at this time, and offers some implicit options for you to co-create the new normal.

Human Rights Lawyer: Sweden Dropping Investigation of WikiLeaks’ Assange is “Long Overdue Decision”

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Swedish prosecutors have dropped an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Assange has denied the allegations, which he calls a pretext for his ultimate extradition to the U.S. to face prosecution under the Espionage Act.