Romania’s government is finally taking steps to deal with the country’s communist past – or is the whole exercise simply a ploy to discredit certain present-day figures? You have reached a premium content area of TOL. To read this entire article please login if you are already a TOL subscriber. Not a subscriber? Subscribe today for access to: Full access to the website, including premium articles videos, country reports and searchable archives (containing over 25,000 articles). You can subscribe here to gain access to the entire website.