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.



151-175 of 25622 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment
25472 2.1 years ago Trude Hellesø Fjellstrand, NO
25471 2.1 years ago Terje Rasmussen Oslo, NO
25470 2.1 years ago Céline Desjardins Montréal, QC , CA
25469 2.1 years ago Jimalee Jackson Springfield, MO , US
25468 2.1 years ago michael kroitorou beer sheva, UT , IL please release Snowden, he is a patriot defending human rights
25467 2.1 years ago Anonymous Richlands, NC , US
25466 2.1 years ago Ryan Sanders CA , US Free Snowden.
25465 2.1 years ago AMY VAN SCHIJNDEL San Diego, CA , US "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." MLK
25464 2.1 years ago Eugene Gan Singapore, AL , SG Just watched the movie, sorry i am slow but i believe Snowden!
25463 2.1 years ago Bryan Joseph portland, OR , US Norway + Edward = love
25462 2.1 years ago Anonymous Skopje, MK
25461 2.1 years ago Tiina Edring ot , SE
25460 2.1 years 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 2.1 years ago jayne feshold henderson, NV , US
25458 2.2 years ago E Wheeler Greenfield, MA , US
25457 2.2 years ago E Wheeler Greenfield, MA , US
25456 2.2 years ago Anonymous TX , US
25455 2.2 years ago Anouschka Giraud Paris, ot , FR
25454 2.2 years ago Robert Stach cardigan, PE , CA Stand with Snowden!
25453 2.2 years ago Sari Eid Lansing, MI , US FREE SNOWDEN
25452 2.2 years ago Anonymous Tucson, AZ , US A global hero! Please Norway give Snowden and Lindsay a home.
25451 2.2 years ago Anonymous Belgrade, ot , SP Stand with Snowden!
25450 2.2 years ago Anonymous ot , RO
25449 2.2 years ago Anonymous Gridley , CA , US Stand with Snowden
25448 2.2 years ago Anonymous BG Stand with Snowden.
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