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
16138 3.1 years ago Kyle Wills Bloomington, IN , US
16137 3.1 years ago Matthew Koch Boulder, CO , US
16136 3.1 years ago terrence ward midlothian, IL , US
16135 3.1 years ago Kate Jamal Wilmington, DE , US
16134 3.1 years ago Tormod Bergum Oslo, NO
16133 3.1 years ago Mónica Marulanda Haramsøy, FL , NO
16132 3.1 years ago Maren Storlien Syltevik Drammen, ot , NO
16131 3.1 years ago Anne Merete Bull Oslo, NO
16130 3.1 years ago Thomas Maginniss Catlett, VA , US
16129 3.1 years ago Halvor Kongshavn NO
16128 3.1 years ago jeannine lantremange brussels, BE
16127 3.1 years ago Anonymous Montreal, QC , CA
16126 3.1 years ago Anonymous Jamestown, RI , US
16125 3.1 years ago Anthony Simmons Leicester, OT , GB
16124 3.1 years ago Caitlin Mac Iver WELLS, ME , US
16123 3.1 years ago Caitlin Mac Iver WELLS, ME , US
16122 3.1 years ago Odd Eivind Koppang Torp BERGEN, ot , NO
16121 3.1 years ago C. Ringwald Houghton Lake, MI , US
16120 3.1 years ago Anonymous Borgholm , SE
16119 3.1 years ago Matt Peters Tucson, AZ , US
16118 3.1 years ago Randy Erickson Placitas, NM , US
16117 3.1 years ago Anonymous Woodbridge , NJ , US
16116 3.1 years ago Caitlin Henderson Cambridge, ON , CA
16115 3.1 years ago Torbjørn Monsen ot , NO
16114 3.1 years ago Firas Khan ZA
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