About: Roy Cordato

VP for research and resident scholar at the John Locke Foundation

Recent Posts by Roy Cordato

Why pro-Brexit voters voted the way it did–according to the media elite

There have been a lot of explanations of why those who voted for Brexit voted the way they did, none of them are very flattering. But they all tend to fall under one or more of three categories: xenophobia or racism related to a distrust and fear of immigrants, ignorance and lack of understanding ofContinue Reading






La Nina expected to bring downward spike in temps

After a particularly strong El Nino gave the globe some of the highest temps on record over the last year it appears that the La Nina that is currently being ushered in is already pushing temperatures downward–and the trend could last a while. This article explains the process nicely.






You might be a progressive if…

…you believe that the 2nd Amendment to the Constitution has something to do with wearing sleeveless or short sleeve shirts.






Exactly–and the next line is always “give me more power.”






What else happened during this time period?

Try the birth and then spread of free market capitalism and the industrial revolution that it ushered in.






You might be a progressive if…

…you believe that “climate science,” much like the founding fathers of your movement all believed about the science of eugenics, is settled.






You might be a progressive if…

…you believe that the science surrounding how additional CO2 in the atmosphere will effect global climate is settled but the science of how to tell the difference between a boy and a girl is not.






You might be a progressive if…

…you see nothing ironic about Bernie Sanders telling a group of young people who support him because he is promising them free college, that greed is destroying America.






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