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.

9476-9500 of 25645 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment
16170 3.2 years ago Dana Stickney Mattapoisett, MA , US Mr. Snowden should not be prosecuted for his revelations, he should be celebrated! I find the growing worldwide tendency to prosecute whistle blowers, rather than encourage, celebrate, and reward th...
16169 3.2 years ago Sharon Froese Toronto, ON , CA
16168 3.2 years ago Eldon Grossman Chicago, IL , US
16167 3.2 years ago Angela Rodriguez Deltona, FL , US
16166 3.2 years ago MOLLY MCLAUGHLIN Philadelphia, PA , US
16165 3.2 years ago Anonymous CA , US
16164 3.2 years ago C. deroche Halifax, NS , CA
16163 3.2 years ago ├ůsmund Nyre NO
16162 3.2 years ago Edward & Klaudia Kats Palo Alto, CA , US On behalf of the Kats family, we deeply appreciate Mr. Snowden for outstanding input to prevent development of new type of electronic Slavery. Being active Guinea Pigs of Sadistic Medical Trial "DAR...
16161 3.2 years ago Javier Centeno Vega Seville, ot , ES
16160 3.2 years ago Marit Jensine Vil Langfjordbotn , ot , NO
16159 3.2 years ago Ray Hearne Leicester, NC , US
16158 3.2 years ago Gilberte Furet Geneva, ot , CH Support for Snowden !
16157 3.2 years ago Lee and Delilah McBeath Hanover Park, IL , US
16156 3.2 years ago Anonymous vestfossen, ot , NO
16155 3.2 years ago Tiina Pietarinen Sant Boi , ot , ES
16154 3.2 years ago Ben Reynolds Dublin, ot , IE
16153 3.2 years ago William Schlesinger Los Angeles, CA , US
16152 3.2 years ago David Meldrum Warren, MI , US
16151 3.2 years ago Jennifer Wyatt Seattle, WA , US
16150 3.2 years ago Elisabeth Kathleen K Ofstad NO
16149 3.2 years ago Carol Conaway Sewickley, PA , US
16148 3.2 years ago Jennifer Gosar Seattle, WA , US
16147 3.2 years ago Karen Dushek WI , US
16146 3.2 years ago Anonymous Milan, MI , US In a sane just, rational and sensible world, some very different persons would be imprisoned. As it is, we are in the reagan/thatcher gangster-capitalist world, where good is bad and bad is good. ...
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