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 25617 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment
25467 1 year ago Anonymous Richlands, NC , US
25466 1 year ago Ryan Sanders CA , US Free Snowden.
25465 1 year ago AMY VAN SCHIJNDEL San Diego, CA , US "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." MLK
25464 1 year ago Eugene Gan Singapore, AL , SG Just watched the movie, sorry i am slow but i believe Snowden!
25463 1 year ago Bryan Joseph portland, OR , US Norway + Edward = love
25462 1 year ago Anonymous Skopje, MK
25461 1 year ago Tiina Edring ot , SE
25460 1 year 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 1 year ago jayne feshold henderson, NV , US
25458 1 year ago E Wheeler Greenfield, MA , US
25457 1 year ago E Wheeler Greenfield, MA , US
25456 1 year ago Anonymous TX , US
25455 1 year ago Anouschka Giraud Paris, ot , FR
25454 1 year ago Robert Stach cardigan, PE , CA Stand with Snowden!
25453 1 year ago Sari Eid Lansing, MI , US FREE SNOWDEN
25452 1 year ago Anonymous Tucson, AZ , US A global hero! Please Norway give Snowden and Lindsay a home.
25451 1 year ago Anonymous Belgrade, ot , SP Stand with Snowden!
25450 1 year ago Anonymous ot , RO
25449 1 year ago Anonymous Gridley , CA , US Stand with Snowden
25448 2 years ago Anonymous BG Stand with Snowden.
25447 2 years ago babak j IR
25446 2 years ago Anonymous Brooklyn, NY , US
25445 2 years 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 2 years ago E Wheeler Greenfield, MA , US
25443 2 years 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.
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