Christopher Cook
Christopher Cook

Christopher Cook is a writer, editor, and political commentator. He is the president of Castleraine, Inc., a consulting firm providing a diverse array of services to corporate, public policy, and not-for-profit clients.

Ardently devoted to the cause of human freedom, he has worked at the confluence of politics, activism, and public policy for more than a decade. He co-wrote a ten-part series of video shorts on economics, and has film credits as a researcher on 11 political documentaries, including Citizens United’s notorious film on Hillary Clinton that became the subject of a landmark Supreme Court decision. He is the founder of several activist endeavors, including AnyStreet.org (now a part of Western Free Press) and Liberatchik.com. He is currently the managing editor of and principal contributor to WesternFreePress.com.


Stories by Christopher Cook

By Christopher Cook | July 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
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From Progressives Today: “Republicans and conservatives are the enemy. They are expendable. They will be targets in the Revolution when it comes” writes Roland Windsor Vincent, in a recent post on his blog, Army Of The Revolution. The entry, entitled “Protect Animals And The Environment. Shoot Republicans“, centers around animal rights and how “active Republican […]

By Christopher Cook | July 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
Video: Video: Airline Uses Dog to Return Lost Items to Passengers

This may seem like nothing more than a novelty and a feel-good story involving a dog. But it actually points up an interesting area of commerce and science. You see it more in fantasy and sci-fi stories—fireflies providing lighting and so on—but the use of animals in certain endeavors can be very effective, sometimes far more […]

By Christopher Cook | July 25, 2015 | 7 Comments
Video: Video—Shock: 1970s F-16s Outperform $1Trillion F-35s!

This is really not good. Whittle is right—if the Pentagon loses its conservative sup[porters too, whom does it have?

By Christopher Cook | July 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Read this: So in marched the Social Justice Warriors, a term adopted in the Gamergate controversy to describe the kind of politically correct busybodies who decide that the output of every field has to be remade to promote the proper, “progressive” social agenda—or else. A few years back, conservative science-fiction author Larry Correia noticed that left-leaning […]

By Christopher Cook | July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
Video: We Have Got to Be Free – James Kole

The movement of the political right—that is, those who support minimal government and maximized human freedom*—needs to have its own anthems, theme songs, fight songs, and folk songs. Tragically, for a number of reasons, we don’t have nearly as many as we should, and those that do exist are not as well known as they […]

By Christopher Cook | July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
Video: Photos and Video: Iranian dissidents in Camp Liberty protest inhuman siege

From NCRI: Iranian refugees at Camp Liberty, Iraq, protested today the deteriorating state of the camp’s living conditions due to a siege imposed by Iraqi forces. Despite the scorching heat which has forced the Iraqi government to shut down all state institutions, in an attempt to torment Camp Liberty residents, Iraqi forces station at the camp […]

By Christopher Cook | July 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Video: Gunny R. Lee Ermey and Glock: Funny Gun Commercial!

It’s too bad there isn’t a version where it’s civilians who thwart the crime with their legally owned weapons, but this is still a hoot!

By Christopher Cook | July 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Video: The Decline and Triumph of Classical Liberalism, Part 2

LearnLiberty.org is a fantastic organization. Using the power and accessibility of internet video, they make so much valuable information available in such a variety of forms and styles that it is possible for one to garner a genuinely detailed education on subjects of great interest to lovers of true liberty: governance, economics, rights, and more. […]

By Christopher Cook | July 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Video: Without Conservatism, Libertarianism Cannot Work

A note to libertarians and conservatives: I have written about it before, and I intend soon to write about it in greater detail: if true libertarianism were applied in a society without a moral, self-governing people, that society would fall apart. If we are not to be governed from without, we must govern ourselves, and that […]

By Christopher Cook | July 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Video: There Is Love by James Kole

The movement of the political right—that is, those who support minimal government and maximized human freedom*—needs to have its own anthems, theme songs, fight songs, and folk songs. Tragically, for a number of reasons, we don’t have nearly as many as we should, and those that do exist are not as well known as they […]