Joseph Ford Cotto, 1st Baron Cotto, GCCCR is a former nationally syndicated newspaper columnist. He also was the editor of a book review. In addition to being a nonfiction author, Cotto is the cohost of ‘Cotto/Gottfried,’ an online current affairs program. During 2014, HLM King Kigeli V of Rwanda bestowed a hereditary knighthood upon him. It was followed by a barony the next year. Aside from being an enthusiastic student of history, Cotto enjoys adventuring, photography, and music.