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.



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Number Date Name Location Please add comment
25561 1 year ago Scott Busselman Riverview, MI , US I'm ashamed to be American. What Mr.Snowden did was the right thing to do. I'm proud of him, it must of been a very hard decision to make. If we had more people like him our government wouldn't be s...
25560 1 year ago Bart Zoupee CA , NL
25559 1 year ago Alexis Maestre-Saborit Fort Myers, FL , US
25558 1 year ago Robin Lane Whataupoko, NZ Edward Snowden is a hero. I admire and respect him for his actions and for which he should be commended.
25557 1 year ago Anonymous Amsterdam , ot , NL He just told the truth Nothing wrong
We need to stand with him!!.
25556 1 year ago Anonymous Casalecchio di Reno, IT
25555 1 year ago Anonymous Stanley, VA , US He did nothing wrong..he told the truth the whole truth and nothing but the truth.
25554 1 year ago Tamar Dick Bethlehem, PA , US
25553 1 year ago Ekaterina Bondartchouk Burnaby, BC , CA Snowden is not a criminal. He simply told the truth.
25552 1 year ago Unni Salvesen Oslo, NO Til de norske styresmakter: Vis mot og vilje til handling , slik at selvrosen om at Norge er et fredsland, og at verdier som menneskeverd og ytringsfrihet blir noe mer enn tomt snakk. Vis at dere j...
25551 1 year ago Ulrich Käßer Staufenberg, ot , DE I'm ashamed that the german government is not brave enough, not proud enough to invite Mr Snowden to live with us in Germany.
Pioneer europe in a step towards freedom, call for Ed Snowden.
D...
25550 1 year ago Jaclyn Vitos Streamwood, IL , US
25549 1 year ago Anonymous Cork, ot , IE
25548 1 year ago Torstein Bugge Høverstad Oslo, ot , NO
25547 1 year ago Gerd Kirsten Naess Lidköping, WI , SE
25546 1 year ago Borgny Stølen Oslo, NO
25545 1 year ago ABBY BUSHBY TORONTO, ON , CA
25544 1 year ago Catherine Lathwell Toronto, ON , CA
25543 1 year ago Anonymous GR
25542 1 year ago Kate Hollett Toronto, ON , CA
25541 1 year ago moein sir NY , IR I love Snowden ...
25540 1 year ago Ray Kuszelewski Halifax , NS , CA
25539 1 year ago Anonymous Toronto, ON , CA
25538 1 year ago Helen Franklin Birmingham, GB
25537 1 year ago Alan Johnson Honolulu, HI , US
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