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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!



1751-1775 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
4611 6.9 years ago Dave Mattozzi Pittsburgh, PA
4610 6.9 years ago om mohammed manama, ot
4609 6.9 years ago Keith Robillard Turner, ME
4608 6.9 years ago Anonymous MANAMA,
4607 6.9 years ago Anonymous San Jose, CA
4606 6.9 years ago Susan Tarrant The Woodlands, TX
4605 6.9 years ago Ronald W. Hull Houston, TX
4604 6.9 years ago Greg Sells Austin, TX
4603 6.9 years ago Husain Al-Sehlawi
4602 6.9 years ago Craig Lee Asbury Springfield, MO
4601 6.9 years ago George Rappolt Needham, MA
4600 6.9 years ago Diane Kraft Niagara Falls, NY
4599 6.9 years ago Kathleen Angotti Hagerstown, MD
4598 6.9 years ago balaka barkakaty Akron, OH
4597 6.9 years ago Angela Zarbano Universal city, TX
4596 6.9 years ago Mike Trollinger Parker, CO
4595 6.9 years ago Anonymous manama, ot
4594 6.9 years ago Anonymous
4593 6.9 years ago Mark Harada New York, NY
4592 6.9 years ago Juneko Robinson San Rafael, CA
4591 6.9 years ago Heidi Schubert Chicago, IL
4590 6.9 years ago Joshua Seff McKinney, TX
4589 6.9 years ago Michael Daniels San Antonio, TX
4588 6.9 years ago Zahra N Manama,
4587 6.9 years ago Howard Stein Chicago, IL
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