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Politics and Predictions: a Post-Cartesian Perspective (interview)

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SP: We are getting so many signs! You may know that the word auspicious comes from the Latin, auspicium, meaning "divination by observing the flight of birds!"

MAB: Fascinating! Love the Latin lessons, Stephen! Noli cedere cognoscere! (Never cease learning.)

So, Sanders, Clinton and Trump have emerged in the forefront of the current primary season, Of course, this political cycle has been filled with sudden, unexpected shifts, and that seems likely to continue. There are many political reasons why both the Dems and Republicans might each move into a brokered convention, and who knows what might happen, then? Of course, we're interested in hearing from you about the astrological tendencies which are playing out here, with these three candidates, and how these tendencies might help us make an educated guess about likely outcomes.

SP: Before I check out the three candidates, let me offer some "big picture" astrology here.

I am excited about the revolutionary planets of the 1960s, Uranus and Pluto, visiting us again now!

Their alignment in the '60s brought protests against the status quo, and corrupt and aggressive governments. People were tired of the controlling authorities and narrow-minded agendas. Young people were rebelling, choosing (there is that heretical word again) alternative lifestyles and candidates.

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What is happening now? " those two planets are back in an important configuration -- transiting Uranus is squaring Pluto. Their square will be very intense from 2011 through 2017. Yes, the 1960s are back!

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Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing since she was a hippie. She began writing for OpEdNews in Feb, 2004. She became a Senior Editor in August 2012 and Managing Editor in January, (more...)

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