Tell the Norwegian Government to Let Edward Snowden Come to Norway

On November 18, Edward Snowden will be awarded Norwegian PEN's Ossietzky Prize for outstanding achievements as a whistleblower. We do not want Snowden's chair to be empty in the University Hall in Oslo due to lack of approval to travel to Oslo, as Ossietzky himself was prevented by Hitler from coming to Oslo to receive the Nobel Peace Prize in 1936.

Co-inviters behind this petition include:
Noam Chomsky, Arundhati Roy, Daniel Ellsberg, Marit Arnstad, Jesselyn Radack, Arne Ruth, Ola Larsmo, Coleen Rowley, Thomas Drake, Marsha Coleman-Adebayo, Marjorie Cohn, William Binney, William Nygaard, John Kiriakou, Moddi, and Mari Boine.

Please sign this petition to the Government of Norway:

We urge the government of Norway to ensure that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden can safely enter Norway to receive The Ossietzky Prize, which will be formally bestowed upon Mr. Snowden by the freedom of expression group Norwegian PEN 18 November 2016. This will require that Norway commit to providing Mr. Snowden guaranteed protection from extradition to the United States.



126-150 of 25587 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment
25462 12 months ago Anonymous Skopje, MK
25461 12 months ago Tiina Edring ot , SE
25460 12 months ago David Adams Los Angeles, CA , US The world needs more people like Snowden who stick to their convictions under massive pressures to the contrary to assure the safety, well-being, and privacy of their fellow human beings. Snowden is...
25459 12 months ago jayne feshold henderson, NV , US
25458 12 months ago E Wheeler Greenfield, MA , US
25457 12 months ago E Wheeler Greenfield, MA , US
25456 12 months ago Anonymous TX , US
25455 12 months ago ANOUSCHKA GIRAUD PARIS, ot , FR
25454 12 months ago Robert Stach cardigan, PE , CA Stand with Snowden!
25453 12 months ago Sari Eid Lansing, MI , US FREE SNOWDEN
25452 12 months ago Anonymous Tucson, AZ , US A global hero! Please Norway give Snowden and Lindsay a home.
25451 12 months ago Anonymous Belgrade, ot , SP Stand with Snowden!
25450 12 months ago Anonymous ot , RO
25449 12 months ago Anonymous Gridley , CA , US Stand with Snowden
25448 1 year ago Anonymous BG Stand with Snowden.
25447 1 year ago babak j IR
25446 1 year ago Anonymous Brooklyn, NY , US
25445 1 year ago Brian Stern ot , GB My ultimate respect and indebtedness goes to the courage of this very pure and decent human being. I have nothing but love for ES, please let him come to Norway.
25444 1 year ago E Wheeler Greenfield, MA , US
25443 1 year ago Anonymous FL , US Thank you. I support you all the way. You are brave and courageous. I should hope more people like you stand up for what it right.
25442 1 year ago Anonymous västerås, SE
25441 1 year ago Anonymous Addis Ababa, ET He know what can happen if he didn't do what he did. But he risked everything just for the sake of people around the whole world. He is an innocent person! He deserves Freedom. And Norway Government...
25440 1 year ago Mylana Pfeiffer Niederkorn, LU Snowden changed our world for the best by revealing important crimes committed by the security agencies of different states. He sacrified his life for our human rights, we have to assure his human r...
25439 1 year ago Anonymous Laksevåg, NO
25438 1 year ago Sofia Khan ot , NO
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