Guard The Line: Stand Up for Bahraini Athletes Supporting Democracy!
The government of Bahrain has launched a brutal attack on its athletes. It has suspended over 150 athletes, coaches and referees for supporting the democracy movement and arrested several others. The Bahraini government is hoping that its crackdown will pass unnoticed. We must not allow them to succeed.
The U.S. women’s national soccer team will compete on the world stage again in the Women’s World Cup. They’ll hae every soccer fan’s attention.
Ask the members of the U.S. women’s soccer team to stand in solidarity with their fellow soccer players and denounce Bahrain’s abusive treatment of its athletes.