Table of Contents

The Astrological Karma of the U.S.A.

Table of Contents

  • Foreword to the Second Edition – 12
  • Birthchart of the United States of America – 17
  • Preface – 19
  • Introduction – 23
  • Understanding Astrology – 27
  • 1 The Planet Pluto and the Self-Image of the United States – 29
    • Plutonian Confrontation
    • Sagittarian Enthusiasm or Fanaticism
  • 2 The Birth of the United States of America – 43
    • The Masons
    • Native Americans
  • 3 Tension and Conflict within the U.S. Birthchart – 59
    • Saturnian Conflict with Parental Authority
    • Saturnian Limitation vs. Jupiterian Optimism
    • The Civil War
    • Saturn and U.S. Acceptance of its Role in theWorld
    • U.S. Resentment of Authority
    • Positive Planetary Influences
    • Healing and Integration
  • 4 Causes for Material Success and Obsession in the U.S. – 75
    • Promises of Success
    • Pluto in the Second House
    • The Great Depression
    • Neptune in Positive Aspect
    • True Meaning of the Second House
  • 5 America and Sex/Birth/Death – 97
    • Abortion
    • The Eighth House
    • Homosexuality
    • Sex and Violence
    • Americans and Sex
    • Familial Sexual Abuse
    • Sex Before and After 10 PM
    • America and Its Sexual Roles
    • American Women
    • Women’s Power
    • American Men
    • American Men Today
    • Beyond Romantic Love
  • 6 Spit-balls and Relationships – 127
    • The Victim/Victimizer Program
    • The U.S. and Conflict in Relationships
    • First We Hate Them and Then We Love Them
  • 7 America’s Drug Culture – 141
  • 8 Where Are We Going From Here? – 145
    • Our Progressed Sun
    • Additional Positive Transits
    • How Do We Go From Here?
  • 9 A Tarot Reading for the United States – 155
  • 10 The Arab/Israeli Conflict and The Tribulation – 159
    • The Arab/Israeli Conflict
    • The Experiment of Oceania
    • Supplemental Chapters to the Second edition
  • 11 Update to the Second Edition – 170
  • 12 The Astrological Karma of George W. Bush – 177
  • 13 The Astrological Karma of John F. Kerry – 201
  • 14 Summarizing Bush and Kerry – 219
  • 15 Conspiracy Theories and The Problem of Evil – 221
  • 16 The Purpose of Existence – 225
  • 17 2012 and The End of The Mayan Calendar – 227
  • 18 Afterword – 235
  • 19 Final Afternote – 245
  • Appendix – 247
  • The Astrological System – 248
  • Bibliography – 254
  • Acknowledgements – 256
  • The Hilarion Series – 256
  • About the Author – 257