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Call for papers History of Communism in Europe, no. 8/ 2017: The Other Half of Communism: Women’s Outlook

This call for papers seeks contributors for the eighth issue of the scientific journal History of Communism in Europe, no. 8/2017: The Other Half of Communism: Women’s Outlook on the gendered histories of European communisms. This issue looks to include the most recent scholarship on women and their intricate relations with the Communist parties in […]

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Operation Villages Roumains Opération Villages Roumains: A model of European solidarity The reaction against the communist project of systematizing the villages (1988-1989)

Bucharest, October 21, 2016. The Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes and the Memory of the Romanian Exile (IICCMER) organizes on Thursday, November 3, 2016, at Jockey Club in Bucharest (9 Episcopiei Street), the colloquium “Opération Villages Roumains: A Model of European Solidarity. The Reaction against the Communist Project of Systematizing the Villages (1988-1989)”. The communist regime […]

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black IICCMER regrets the passing away of two emblematic figures of the Romanian exile

The Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes and the Memory of the Romanian Exile (IICCMER) expresses its regrets regarding the passing away of two emblematic figures of the Romanian exile Elisabeth Rațiu (1921-2016), wife of the former Peasant Party leader Ion Raţiu, and Radu Câmpeanu (1922-2016), the first president of the National Liberal Party […]

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Gheorghe Ursu The Gheorghe URSU case: The military prosecutors sent four people to trial for the murder by torture of the former engineer

The Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes and the Memory of the Romanian Exile (IICCMER) welcomes the decision of the Prosecutor’s Office of the High Court of Cassation and Justice in the case regarding the death of dissident Gheorghe Ursu. More than 30 years after his murder by torture, the military prosecutors ruled for the […]

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Conferinţă de presă, 30 iunie 2016 IICCMER announced the results of the latest special investigations and the names of two other persons suspected of committing crimes and abuses during the communist period

Bucharest, June 30, 2016 – The Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes and the Memory of the Romanian Exile (IICCMER) organized on Thursday, June 30, 2016, a press conference to announce the results of the latest special investigation and the status of the criminal complaints filed by the Institute. On this occasion an appeal […]

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Gala premiilor UCIN, 2016 The Right to Memory Campaign, organized by IICCMER and the Romanian Television, won the Prize of the President at the Gala of the Romanian Filmmakers Union

The Campaign The Right to Memory. Reasons for having a Museum of Communism in Bucharest, organized by IICCMER and the Romanian Television during May-June 2015, was awarded Prize of the President at the 2015 Gala of the Romanian Filmmakers Union. The campaign was also nominated for “Best TV documentary” and “Jury Special Prize”. The documentary […]

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