The Ghosts of International Adoptions
Tens of thousands of abandoned children were adopted internationally between 1990 and 2004. Many of them are trying to understand their roots but their search can be overwhelming as the Romanian state still hasn't recognized it has failed to protect them.
The Summer of David Popovici
Gold medals, records, fame and other stories from the summer of a teenager who became the fastest swimmer of all time.
Botoșani: Land of goodbyes
Welcome to the Romanian region that expects its residents to live and work abroad.
The flip side of medals: The line between tough coaching and abuse was blurred in Romanian gymnastics
For over 40 years, during the golden age of Romanian gymnastics, we celebrated the medals won by child-gymnasts and looked away from their pain, fears and sufferings. What if we listened to them more carefully?
Something to Last Forever
In the Popa family, Sorin is the father, Loredana is the mother, and Huntington is the genetic disease that irreversibly changed their lives.
The Last Daughter
I looked into my family’s history and my hometown of Suceava for answers to the conversations I never had with my mother and grandmother.
Earthquake in the Vulnerable City
A massive earthquake will hit Bucharest. It is only a matter of time and there is nothing we can do to prevent it.
Mona Nicoară at The Power of Storytelling 2013
This is a transcript of Mona Nicoară‘s keynote speech for The Power of Storytelling 2013, the yearly conference…
DoR presents: The Power of Storytelling
UPDATE (21.11) Dacă v-ați decis târziu să participați la conferința de jurnalism narativ pe care o organizăm în…
Romania displays the largest number of she-wolf statues in the world, with at least 24 replicas of the Capitoline She-wolf.
What is the draft? Why do people fear its power? Is it a valid phobia or a mere Romanian make-believe?