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.



76-100 of 25587 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment
25512 9 months ago Simen Arnesen Oslo, ot , NO Is he really the traitor for informing the people about tyrants that spy on their people? Sounds more like the guvernement is a traitor to the people its supposed to serve.
25511 9 months ago Benjamin Meyers Churchville, NY , US Whether he is a hero or a traitor, he did what was fundamentally right.
25510 10 months ago Cecilie Djønne Asker, NO
25509 10 months ago Anonymous Pine Knot, KY , US Looking up my bloodline
25508 10 months ago Victoria Granum ot , NO
25507 10 months ago Ellen Fjestad Kurland, NO
25506 10 months ago Dena Lenard Addison, TX , US
25505 10 months ago Kamen Kamenov Sofia, BG my voice too
25504 10 months ago Geoffrey Turrise Melbourne, ot , AU Thank you Ed.. I'm with you all the way
25503 10 months ago Anonymous AU edward you're a hero
25502 10 months ago Anonymous PT
25501 10 months ago Anonymous Kolkata, ot , IN People like Snowden help us restore faith in the inner goodness n honesty of the human kind. Anything for him.
25500 10 months ago Gagandeep Bhullar CA , US Please help Edward, he is patriotic and we should salute his courage to stand for right values even though he was well aware of the consequences.
**SALUTE SNOWDEN**
25499 10 months ago Mary Davidson CA , US Please protect Edward Snowden as he protected us from overreach by the NSA!
Time to stand up for freedom from tyranny! We are with you Edward.
25498 10 months ago Anonymous GB
25497 10 months ago Anonymous GB
25496 10 months ago Aimee Phillips Eugene, OR , US
25495 10 months ago Anonymous Haslum, NO
25494 11 months ago Mimette Romney Bountiful, UT , US I wish the USA would hire him and Thomas Drake.
25493 11 months ago Karan Bhayani Mumbai, IN Thank you, Ed, for everything you've done; we're all with you.
25492 11 months ago Anonymous SAN Diego, CA , US
25491 11 months ago Steven Larson Camano Island, WA , US Thanks Ed! If American citizens see inappropriate actions taken by US Government officials, then those actions should be made public! Most of all, "We the People" should have this right without fear...
25490 11 months ago Mark Bradley Sequim, WA , US
25489 11 months ago Douglas Tickner Redway, CA , US I know the date has passed, but wanted to add my name to the list of people who recognize Ed Snowden as a hero. THANKS ED! Hang in there, brother ...
25488 11 months ago Kate Mikulic Portland, OR , US Edward Snowden is a hero! We will NOT stop until his international freedom is concrete and his courageous acts are properly recognized.
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