Thomas D. Walls is a longtime libertarian activist in the U.S. and has long had a strong interest in the languages, culture and history of Europe, particularly Eastern Europe. He has worked in the German Bundestag and at the U.S. Embassy in Germany under the late Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, who went on to bring the former Yugoslavian republics together for the Dayton Accords peace agreement. He has worked for the U.S. Libertarian Party in Washington D.C. and is one of the founders of the RLC. Tom is a travel consultant and has worked for Travelocity, Orbitz and Expedia and is a professional translator for German, Dutch and Spanish. Among his passions are travel, music, film, and cycling.