The Archive of the Romanian Revolution of December 1989

A Catch-22 December 1989, Groundhog-Day Production. Presenting the Personal Research & Scholarship of Richard Andrew Hall, Ph.D.

Ceausescu Reales la al XIV-lea Congres

Posted by romanianrevolutionofdecember1989 on November 25, 2014

Nicolae Ceausescu on the balcony of the PCR CC building, 24 November 1989, following his unanimous reelection as head of the Romanian Communist Party.

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view min. 1:51-4:07 here:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8fHjMVBKco

Nicolae Ceausescu, 27 days later from the same balcony, 21 December 1989, taken aback by the commotion in the crowd as it began to turn against him.

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Mary Battiata, “Isoated Ceausescu is Reelected.  Defiant Romanian Leader Promises Communist ‘Golden Dream,” Washington Post, 25 November 1989.

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