President Obama certainly has a lot on his plate…and thank his lucky stars for a Neptune square in his Sun and Mercury. This placement gives him a sensitivity for dissolving boundaries and fostering dialogue – precisely what the Nobel committee was looking for. President Obama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his outreach to the Muslim world as well as his quest to curb nuclear proliferation.
Interestingly, another Peace Prize President, Jimmy Carter, has a square between his Neptune and Moon in Scorpio. Similar to Obama, this placement heightens his desire to help the underpriveledged. Read more about President Obama and Jimmy Carter’s astrology here.