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 25616 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment
25491 1 year ago Steven Larson Camano Island, WA , US Thanks Ed! If American citizens see inappropriate actions taken by US Government officials, then those actions should be made public! Most of all, "We the People" should have this right without fear...
25490 1 year ago Mark Bradley Sequim, WA , US
25489 1 year ago Douglas Tickner Redway, CA , US I know the date has passed, but wanted to add my name to the list of people who recognize Ed Snowden as a hero. THANKS ED! Hang in there, brother ...
25488 1 year ago Kate Mikulic Portland, OR , US Edward Snowden is a hero! We will NOT stop until his international freedom is concrete and his courageous acts are properly recognized.
25487 1 year ago Anonymous Rockford, IL , US Snowden has not committed any worse crimes than a number of others. We have "Tyranny", etc. taking place all the time.
25486 1 year ago M G THOMERY, ot , GB
25485 1 year ago Joseph Costa Toronto, ON , CA
25484 1 year ago Anonymous hyderabad, ot , IN
25483 1 year ago jeff hopkins Lindenhurst, IL , US
25482 1 year ago ole tørresdal NO
25481 1 year ago Vasiliki Efstathiou Melbourne , ot , AU I'm with Edward. I'm proud of what he did for all of us !
He deserves the BEST!
25480 1 year ago Jon Mullin Irving, TX , US
25479 1 year ago Bouchra Samsam CASABLANCA, ot , MA TANK YOU FOR YOUR ACTION
25478 1 year ago Anonymous TX , FX He deserves freedom !
thanks for his bravery !
25477 1 year ago Faith Woodward Brentwood, TN , US Go Snowden!
25476 1 year ago Megane Hivon QC , CA
25475 1 year ago Ursula Hölker TX , DE please release Snowden, he is a patriot defending human rights.
Europe needs peole like him and we must defend human rights.
25474 1 year ago Rachel Groben Wollongong, ot , AU A truly heroic person..
A true inspiration...
Someone who is not afraid to go against this minority of pure evil big wigs who rule this world and everyone in it!
Freedom of choice belong...
25473 1 year ago Rachel Groben Wollongong, ot , AU
25472 1 year ago Trude Hellesø Fjellstrand, NO
25471 1 year ago Terje Rasmussen Oslo, NO
25470 1 year ago Céline Desjardins Montréal, QC , CA
25469 1 year ago Jimalee Jackson Springfield, MO , US
25468 1 year ago michael kroitorou beer sheva, UT , IL please release Snowden, he is a patriot defending human rights
25467 1 year ago Anonymous Richlands, NC , US
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