Censorship in the Soviet Union
Censorship in the Soviet Union was pervasive and strictly enforced.Censorship was performed in two main directions:
The Soviet government implemented mass destruction of pre-revolutionary and fore...
Felix Aderca
Felix Aderca or F. Aderca ([ˈfeliks aˈderka]; born Froim-Zelig (Froim-Zeilic) Aderca, also known as Zelicu Froim Adercu or Froim Aderca; March 13, 1891 – December 12, 1962), was a Romanian novelist, p...
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Internet censorship in Romania
Internet censorship in Romania is mainly related to the filtering of sites with pornographic content hosted in Romania.Although several proposals have been made to censor pornographic sites so far not...
Censorship in Communist Romania
Censorship in Communist Romania (1947-1989) was widespread and virtually every published document, be it a newspaper article or a book, had to pass the censor's approval. The strictness of the censors...
Ion Valentin Anestin
Ion Valentin Anestin (December 24, 1900 – December 6, 1963) was a Romanian graphic artist, engraver, painter, sculptor, journalist and dramatist. Noted as a caricaturist and art critic, he was the fat...
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Hieronim Dekutowski
Hieronim Dekutowski (noms de guerre "Zapora", "Odra", "Rezu", "Stary", "Henryk Zagon") was a Polish boyscout and soldier, who fought in Polish September Campaign, was a member of the elite forces Cich...
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Rudolf Regner
Rudolf "Rudek" Regner (1917 in Dolina, Austrian Galicia – probably in June 1941, murdered by the NKVD), was a Polish scout, soldier and member of the White Couriers. Before World War II, he work...
Kuzebay Gerd
Kuzma Pavlovich Chaynikov (Russian: Кузьма́ Па́влович Ча́йников; [kʊˈzʲma ˈpavləvʲɪtɕ ˈtɕajnʲɪkəf]), better known as Kuzebay Gerd (Russian: Кузеба́й Ге́рд; [kʊzʲɪˈbaj ˈɡʲert]; 14 January 1896,...
Kuzebay Gerd - Wikipedia
Șerban Cioculescu
Şerban Cioculescu ([ʃerˈban t͡ʃjokuˈlesku]; 7 September 1902 – 25 June 1988) was a Romanian literary critic, literary historian and columnist, who held teaching positions in Romanian literature at the...
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Isaak Babel
Isaac Emmanuilovich Babel (Russian: Исаа́к Эммануи́лович Ба́бель; July 13 [O.S. July 1] 1894 – January 27, 1940) was a Russian language journalist, playwright, literary translato...
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Karol Chmiel
Karol Chmiel (1911–1951) was born on April 17, 1911 in the village of Zagorzyce (now in Ropczyce-Sędziszów County, Subcarpathian Voivodeship) to a peasant family of Antoni and Katarzyna née Charchut. ...
Łukasz Ciepliński
Łukasz Ciepliński ([ˈwukaʂ t͡ɕɛˈpliɲskʲi]; October 26, 1913– March 1, 1951) was a Polish soldier who fought in the Polish anti-Nazi and anti-communist resistance movements. He used noms de guerre Pług...
Łukasz Ciepliński - Wikipedia
Nikolai Yezhov
Nikolai Ivanovich Yezhov or Ezhov (Russian: Никола́й Иванович Ежо́в, [nʲɪkɐˈlaj jɪˈʐof]; May 1, 1895 – February 4, 1940) was a Soviet secret police official under Joseph Stalin. He was head ...
Nikolai Yezhov - Wikipedia
Ion Creangă
Ion Creangă ([iˈon ˈkre̯aŋɡə]; also known as Nică al lui Ștefan a Petrei, Ion Torcălău and Ioan Ștefănescu; March 1, 1837 or June 10, 1839 – December 31, 1889) was a Romanian writer, raconteur and sch...
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Isac Ludo
Isac Ludo (1894–1973) was a Romanian writer and political figure.Born into a Jewish-Romanian family, Ludo was active in left-wing literary circles prior to World War II. After the Communist take...
Isac Ludo - Wikipedia
Władysław Koba
Wladyslaw Antoni Koba (noms de guerre Marcin Gruda, Rak, Tor, Zyla) was a soldier of the Polish Army, Home Army and Freedom and Independence, who participated in the Polish September Campaign, in the ...
Sandu Florea
Sandu Florea ([ˈsandu ˈflore̯a]; born 28 June 1946) is a Romanian-American comic book and comic strip creator, also known as an inker and book illustrator. A trained architect and a presence on the sc...
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Ion Negoiţescu
Ion Negoiţescu ([iˈon neɡo.iˈt͡sesku]; also known as Nego; August 10, 1921 – February 6, 1993) was a Romanian literary historian, critic, poet, novelist and memoirist, one of the leading members of th...
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Censorship in the People's Republic of Poland
Censorship in the Polish People's Republic was primarily performed by the Polish Main Office of Control of Press, Publications and Shows (Główny Urząd Kontroli Prasy, Publikacji i Widowisk), a governm...
Censorship in the People's Republic of Poland - Wikipedia
Adventures of a Dentist
Adventures of a Dentist (Russian: Пoхoждения зубногo врача, translit. Pokhozhdyeniya zubnovo vracha) is a 1965 Soviet dark comedy/drama feature film directed by Elem Klimov on Mosfilm. It i...
Adam Lazarowicz
Major Adam Lazarowicz (noms de guerre "Klamra", "Pomorski", "Zygmunt", "Jadzik", "Aleksander", 1902 – March 1, 1951) was a Polish military officer who played a prominent role in the Polish resistance ...
Censorship in East Germany
As with many Soviet-allied countries prior to the fall of the Berlin Wall, the government of the former German Democratic Republic (German: Deutsche Demokratische Republik) applied wide censorship dur...
Ribs (recordings)
Ribs (Russian: «рёбра», translit. ryobra), also being called Music on ribs (Russian: «Музыка на рёбрах»), Jazz on bones (Russian: «Джаз на костях»), are slang names for x-ray shots, m...
Eduard Ellman-Eelma
Eduard Eelma (7 April 1902 – 16 November 1941) until 1936 Eduard-Wilhelm Ellmann, was an Estonian footballer — one of the most famous before World War II. He played 58 times for Estonia national footb...
Mircea Nedelciu
Mircea Nedelciu ([ˈmirt͡ʃe̯a neˈdelt͡ʃju]; November 12, 1950 – July 12, 1999) was a Romanian short-story writer, novelist, essayist and literary critic, one of the leading exponents of the Optze...
Mircea Nedelciu - Wikipedia