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.

226-250 of 25594 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment
25369 1 year ago Henning Kroymann Düsseldorf, DE
25368 1 year ago Anonymous ot , GR
25367 1 year ago Ruth Morsch Barboursville, VA , US Please offer Edward Snowden asylum until he can safely return to the US. Thank you
25366 1 year ago Martha MA , US
25365 1 year ago Aziz Dilruba BD
25364 1 year ago Stephen Fraser-Ward. Bratislava, CO , SK
25363 1 year ago Jaafar El-Murad London, ot , GB
25362 1 year ago Anonymous Wendell, MA , US As US Citizens, atrocities are being committed in our name and without our knowledge. Our representatives are almost universally violating their oath of office to "uphold and defend our US Constitut...
25361 1 year ago Tone Aaness Bodø, NO
25360 1 year ago Helen Solomon Eugene, OR , US
25359 1 year ago Sanna Leppälä Kokkola, ot , FI #freedom
25358 1 year ago Ken Gale NYC, NY , US Don't blame the messenger for the message.
25357 1 year ago Liss Schanke Oslo, NO The President of the Norwegian section of Women's International League of Peace and Freedom
25356 1 year ago Liss Schanke Oslo, NO I am signing as the Norwegian President of Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
25355 1 year ago Kinan Mayala NO Thanks to Snowden, now we got a wider glimpse of the evil that US is carrying.
25354 1 year ago STEVE LONG EDMOND, OK , US
25353 1 year ago KNUT ASSEV OSLO, ot , NO
25352 1 year ago Elaine Fischer Roanoke, VA , US
25351 1 year ago Lauren Gedlinske Apple Valley, MN , US
25350 1 year ago Edgar Kiøsterud Kråkstad, NO Vis litt ryggrad. Snowden er vår generasjons store forbilde.
25349 1 year ago Randi Johanne Sund Bergen, NO
25348 1 year ago Randi Johanne Sund Bergen, NO Vis at dere styrer et fritt land!
25347 1 year ago Matar Alanzi Riyadh, ot , SA
25346 1 year ago Theresa Brazil East Boston, MA , US Let's take a stand, a position, that being courageous, at great personal risk, is appreciated, valued, respected. We need to do this - to do what's right.
25345 1 year ago Anonymous Dallad, TX , US 1. I favor Snowden safety and Security.
2. On another note- where are the petition (s) against Obama handing over control of the Internet?
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