Pluto is a planet of transformation and new beginnings. These changes can come through growth and renewal, or through the pursuit of power and control. Capricorn is ruled by Saturn and provides influence over leadership, stability, and career. When Pluto enters the sign of Capricorn, a new period of global change begins. Pluto entered Capricorn in 2008 and the influence of this transit will affect our world until 2023. In order to help us understand what type of changes we can expect, Robert Phoenix examines two transformative periods of human history when Pluto was in Capricorn. He also offers insight into the archetype of Capricorn as it manifests in popular personalities of the modern era.