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Tell King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa - Kansas City, U.S.A. wants its medal back!

Brutal Dictators Do Not Deserve Medals

The crackdown in Bahrain against democracy advocates continues. Hundreds of people have been detained, at least four have died in custody and there have been widespread reports of torture.

Bahrain's monarchy is headed by King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and, according to his biography on the Bahrain's U.S. embassy website, he "was awarded the Freedom Medal of Kansas City, Missouri from the Mayor and people of Kansas City." Kansas City does not want to be associated with a repressive regime. We sent a letter to the Kansas City Mayor Sylvester James asking him to demand the Freedom Medal back from the Bahraini King. Add your name!

Ask Kansas City Mayor Sylvester James to make clear that Kansas City does not stand with the Bahraini King’s appalling human rights record by taking back his Freedom Medal!

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Number Date Name Location
5186 7.4 years ago Anonymous Sitra,
5185 7.4 years ago yasser ahmed manama, HI
5184 7.4 years ago Jassim Issa
5183 7.4 years ago abu mohammad
5182 7.4 years ago Martha Huggins Hendersonville, NC
5181 7.4 years ago noor noor manammah,
5180 7.4 years ago Justin Coburn Orange, CA
5179 7.4 years ago sorish sanntoosh
5178 7.4 years ago abu hisham
5177 7.4 years ago Faisal Ashoor Manama - Bahrain, ot
5176 7.4 years ago Noor Al Welayah Muharraq, ot
5175 7.4 years ago Hussain Al Sayed Manama, ot
5174 7.4 years ago Noor Al Welayah Muharraq, ot
5173 7.4 years ago Anonymous manama,
5172 7.4 years ago Anonymous
5171 7.4 years ago Hermann Klosius Vienna, ot
5170 7.4 years ago Stephen Burton Houston, TX
5169 7.4 years ago Susan Benson Elk Grove, CA
5168 7.4 years ago Anita Smith Glen Oaks, NY
5167 7.4 years ago Mohd Ali
5166 7.4 years ago mohammed ebrahim
5165 7.4 years ago Mayana Lea Renton, WA
5164 7.4 years ago Hussain Salman Sanad,
5163 7.4 years ago Anonymous
5162 7.4 years ago YASEEN Hasan ot
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