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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!

1351-1375 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
5011 7.4 years ago Aki Douthat san diego, CA
5010 7.4 years ago Robert Burch Coquille, OR
5009 7.4 years ago Harold Denenberg Langhorne, PA
5008 7.4 years ago Paul Harris Eureka Springs, AR
5007 7.4 years ago Don Somsky Castle rock, CO
5006 7.4 years ago Yusur AlBahrani Toronto, ot
5005 7.4 years ago Mahmood Alsagheer B, ot
5004 7.4 years ago Amanda Sloane Portland, OR
5003 7.4 years ago Edie Bruce El Cerrito, CA
5002 7.4 years ago Anonymous Bahrain,
5001 7.4 years ago Noel Larock Southwick, MA
5000 7.4 years ago Laura Hanks Milwaukie, OR
4999 7.4 years ago angela fazzari portland, OR
4998 7.4 years ago Gordon Parker III Albuquerque, NM
4997 7.4 years ago Ellen McConnell Sayreville, NJ
4996 7.4 years ago Timothy Richards Seattle, WA
4995 7.4 years ago mary p williams avondale estates, GA
4994 7.4 years ago nasrah alsagheer
4993 7.4 years ago Anonymous
4992 7.4 years ago Christopher Lish San Rafael, CA
4991 7.4 years ago Michael Tullius Encino, CA
4990 7.4 years ago Russel Deroche Jr Gramercy, LA
4989 7.4 years ago Rand Huwe Bloomington, MN
4988 7.4 years ago Ali Safayi
4987 7.4 years ago Mary Ferm Bainbridge Island, WA
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