In Romania 1965, the Communist leader Nicolae Ceausescu, and his wife, Elena, set up a rigid and dictatorial regime in Romania. Ceausescu ruled Romania with an iron grip, using the secret police to crush all his men. Nonetheless, opposition to his regime.
We do not like Communism!!
Ceausescu's economic polices led to a sharp drop in living standards, including food shortages and the rationing of bread, flour, and sugar. His plan for rapid urbanization, especially a program that called for bulldozing of entire villages, further angered the Romanian people.
Why is Communism still a thing!!!!!!
In December 1989, the secret police murdered thousands of men, women, and children who were peacefully demonstrating. Finally, the army refused to support any more repression. Ceausescu and his wife were captured on December 22 and executed on Christmas Day. A new government was formed quickly.