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.



201-225 of 25600 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment
25400 1 year ago Sarah Drew Tønsberg, NO Jeg ønsker å bruke min stemme, min rettighet, som norsk statsborger om å be at norske myndigheter skal forsikre sikkerheten til Snowden slik han kan motta sin pris for sitt mot og evne til å sette s...
25399 1 year ago Bodil Røvik-Larsen BERGEN, NO
25398 1 year ago Anonymous ot , GB
25397 1 year ago Inger Astri Kobbevik Brundtland 3520 Jevnaker, NO
25396 1 year ago Marion OULDBOUKHITINE Francheville, ot , GB
25395 1 year ago Anonymous DE
25394 1 year ago Stewart Forrest Bergen, NO
25393 1 year ago Anne Ma Ødegaard Trondheim, ot , NO
25392 1 year ago Kerry Ramsbotham kent, ot , GB Clearly surveillance on such levels is wrong but it is widening the rich and poor divide - this must stop - Mr Snowden deserves this prize, his guaranteed safety to receive it and the world needs to...
25391 1 year ago Judy Fora Gold Coast, ot , AU
25390 1 year ago Jonas Midtlyng Trondheim, ot , NO
25389 1 year ago Philip Nordås Laksevåg, NO
25388 1 year ago Eliza anonymus ot , ZW :)
25387 1 year ago VALORIE MENDIOLA CARTHAGE, MO , US Snowden is a hero. I defend freedom of INFORMATION to the ALL the people.
25386 1 year ago doronchaim holcberg beer sheba, ot , IL i Demand clemency for Edward Snowden!
25385 1 year ago Ron Bruinvis NO Nobel peace price to Snowden!
25384 1 year ago Anonymous MO , US Freedom
25383 1 year ago Anonymous DE
25382 1 year ago Haven C Vancouver, WA , US
25381 1 year ago William Shirey Decatur, AL , US
25380 1 year ago Vanja Lilja OSLO, NO
25379 1 year ago Lila Purinton Point Reyes Station, CA , US
25378 1 year ago Charles Fraley Chicago, IL , US
25377 1 year ago Kyle Blackwell Greer, SC , US Hang in there Bubba the truth is on your side!
25376 1 year ago Oliver Ferran Castelldefels, ot , ES Es una vergüenza para Europa que este señor no haya obtenido asilo en ningún país de la Unión. Y como español siento aún más vergüenza por la actuación de mi Gobierno.
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