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
16110 1 year ago Barbara McClure Hancock, ME , US
16109 1 year ago Trisha Lee TX , US
16108 1 year ago Maria Palmer Upper Nyack, NY , US
16107 1 year ago Maureen Torres Klamath Falls, OR , US
16106 1 year ago Erin Stuart Jennings San Francisco , CA , US
16105 1 year ago terry gates olympia, WA , US
16104 1 year ago Serena Newman Bernardston, MA , US He deserves to be helped. He has helped to make a difference for many people who would not have realized otherwise what our government is doing and its consequences. This is the right thing to do.
16103 1 year ago Thilo Reinhard NO
16102 1 year ago Melora Miller Rochester, NY , US
16101 1 year ago Ruth Davis Glen Allen, VA , US Edward Snowden is a hero for the truth.
16100 1 year ago Anonymous PA , US
16099 1 year ago U. Meyer Kassel, ot , DE
16098 1 year ago Peggy Kocoras Granby, MA , US
16097 1 year ago Christopher Prieto San Diego, CA , US
16096 1 year ago Lars Sözüer Duisburg, ot , DE
16095 1 year ago Jan Thomas Murphysboro, IL , US
16094 1 year ago Gary Grice Chicago, IL , US
16093 1 year ago Muriel Cohan Lawrence, KS , US
16092 1 year ago greg marsh seattle, WA , US
16091 1 year ago Bram Knippers NL
16090 1 year ago Jake Maier NJ , US
16089 1 year ago Anonymous Stavanger, ot , NO
16088 1 year ago Stephen Silha WA , US
16087 1 year ago Chris ingram Westhill, GB
16086 1 year ago Anonymous Houston, TX , US
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