Statues of whistleblowers Edward Snowden, Julian Assange, and Bradley Manning were unveiled in central Berlin on Friday by activists and members of Germany’s Green party.
The statues of the three men are all standing in line on top of chairs in Berlin’s Alexanderplatz, beside one extra empty chair.
The sculptor, Italian artist Davide Dormino, has encouraged people to stand atop the fourth chair to share their own messages to the public in part of a project called “Anything to Say?”
Hundreds of people were gathered at the square on Friday, a day that saw celebrations nationwide for May Day.
Dormino told German paper Deutsche Welle that people were already taking the chance to share their views from the chair… see more