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 and Liberatchik.com. He is currently the principal contributor to WesternFreePress.com.


Stories by Christopher Cook

By Christopher Cook | July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments
Video: Bill Whittle Video Shows Why Opposition to Israel Is Morally Addled

I stand by that title. If you cannot see the difference between Israel and Israel’s enemies, then you are either ignorant of the facts, an avowed Jew-hater, or morally deficient (or a robotic adherent to a morally deficient ideology). There is no door number four.

And if you are anti-Israel but not an open anti-Semite, you are still a de facto anti-Semite. You have waded into the millennia-old stream of Jew hatred. You are bathing in it.

By Christopher Cook | July 31, 2014 | 4 Comments
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WFP readers will recall that back in April, we posted Hypocrite Shaquille O’Neal Cyber-Bullies Disabled Boy on Instagram. It was one of our most heavily trafficked posts ever, most likely because it struck such a strong chord.

After all, here was a celebrity and athlete—no doubt a hero to millions—childishly mocking the appearance of a young man with a disability. The mockery was cruel and VERY public, posted on Instagram and seen by over 8.4 million people.

It was also very hypocritical. …

By Christopher Cook | July 29, 2014 | 1 Comment
Video: Is Israel an ‘Apartheid State’? Watch this video

calumny |ˈkaləmnē| noun (pl. calumnies)

The making of false and defamatory statements in order to damage someone’s reputation; slander. A false and slanderous statement.

By Christopher Cook | July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Video: Video: Why Israel can’t withdraw to its pre-1967 borders

A tiny nation of Jews surrounded by nations who have spent more than a century talking about (and acting on) their plan to kill every Jew in Israel.

By Christopher Cook | July 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Video: Video: Debunking the Palestine Lie

Bill Whittle does it again, this time with a whiteboard-animated presentation on just how ridiculous claims of ill-treatment by the Israelis of the “Palestinians” truly are.

By Christopher Cook | July 23, 2014 | 12 Comments
Video: C’mon, JZ Knight . . . How Many Accents Does Ramtha Have?

Introduction

JZ Knight is a cult leader best-known for channeling “Ramtha,” a 35,000-year-old enlightened soul from the lost continent of Lemuria. She has been involved in numerous scams and controversies. Most recently, she has become infamous for a series of racist, anti-Catholic, and anti-Semitic statements caught on video during presentations to her followers at Ramtha’s School of Enlightenment. She is a major donor to Democrats, who have repeatedly taken her contributions in spite …

By Christopher Cook | July 23, 2014 | 4 Comments
Video: Question: Just how insane, racist, and corrupt do you have to be before Obama returns your campaign donations?

Answer:
MORE insane, racist, and corrupt than JZ Knight, apparently.

For those of you who don’t know, JZ Knight is the cult leader best-known for channeling “Ramtha,” an enlightened soul who lived 35,000 years ago on the now-sunken continent of Lemuria. She has run a number of scams over the decades (above and beyond the ongoing scam of her Ramtha School of Enlightenment, which has been bilking gullible, desperate hipsters and Hollywood hacks of their hard-earned Hollywood-hipster-hack money …

By Christopher Cook | July 22, 2014 | 3 Comments
Video: Understanding the Middle East Conflict: It Ain’t That Hard

If you cannot see the Moral Difference Between Israel and Hamas, you need to get your eyes checked.

By Christopher Cook | July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Video: Video: Sen. Mark Pryor Runs Away from Reporter Asking Perfectly Reasonable Questions

Sad. Just sad.

But also very familiar to Arizonans:

By Christopher Cook | July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Photo: Gage Skidmore

Andy Tobin, candidate for Arizona’s First Congressional District, is proud to announce the endorsement of Show Low Mayor Daryl Seymore.

Mayor Seymore joins a growing chorus of elected officials supporting Tobin’s campaign for congress—including Governor Romney, former Senator John Kyl, and former Congressman John Shadegg, along with five County Sheriffs, multiple Mayors and County Supervisors.

“Andy Tobin has been a true friend to the people of Show Low through some very challenging times for our town. His commitment to rural Arizona is …