Tom Eggum

Tom Eggum, started out sitting in a college classroom reading about the struggles in the Soviet Union who suffered silently behind the Iron Curtain. He took matters into his own hands and began to smuggle suitcases full of aid into the Soviet Union until 1981 when he as caught, arrested and blacklisted by the KGB. He had his visa revoked and was forbidden to enter the Soviet Union for five years. Instead of standing on the sidelines, he took trips into Communist China and Vietnam. He brought...See more