In the Trump era , Tom stands against the vilification of the press and the continued assaults on the media. Mr. Zoellner is a talented historian of Arizona politics. His insight into our political freedom is important for us to understand as we work to preserve the American system of democracy.
Tom's storied career as a journalist, editor, author, and professor began right here in Arizona while working for the Arizona Republic. He had an ongoing professional relationship with personalities such as Sheriff Joe Arpaio, while he covered Arizona’s political beat for many years. His writing skills have taken him across America where he honed his considerable writing skills at various news outlets. Mr. Zoellner currently resides in In Los Angeles, California.
Mr. Zollner, has authored several insightful books about the evolution of our society. These books Include: “The Heartless Stone: A Journey Through the World of Diamonds, Deceit and Desire”, “Train: Riding the Rails That Created the Modern World”and ”Uranium: War, Energy and the Rock That Shaped the World”. His complete works will enlighten even the most educated historian
Some of us have discovered Tom Zoellner's writing while reading "A Safeway in Arizona: What the Gabrielle Giffords Shooting Tells Us about the Grand Canyon State and Life in America”. This work told the story of what led to that fateful day in January 2011. As a native of Tucson, he intricately examines and explains the road of guns and mental health, coupled with political ego, that has led to the state we have inherited.
This event is a once in a lifetime opportunity! Please join us in a conversation with one of America’s great writer historians.