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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!



1801-1825 of 6361 signatures
Number Date Name Location
4561 6.4 years ago Anonymous Allston, MA
4560 6.4 years ago Anonymous Manama,
4559 6.4 years ago Anonymous Los Angeles, CA
4558 6.4 years ago Hamad Abdulla Manama, ot
4557 6.4 years ago Anonymous Cairo, NC
4556 6.4 years ago Any Any
4555 6.4 years ago Maryam Mohsen Bahrain, CA
4554 6.4 years ago Anonymous
4553 6.4 years ago Anonymous Cairo, NC
4552 6.4 years ago Anonymous Temple, NH
4551 6.4 years ago Peter Curia Scottsdale, AZ
4550 6.4 years ago Michael Charnes Ukiah, CA
4549 6.4 years ago Leonard Rubin Washington, DC
4548 6.4 years ago Julie Keitges Berkeley, CA
4547 6.4 years ago Marcia Bailey Dunedin, FL
4546 6.4 years ago Anonymous manama,
4545 6.4 years ago ???? ???
4544 6.4 years ago Anonymous fff31q, IN
4543 6.4 years ago Hussain Jaffar ot
4542 6.4 years ago rba juma ot
4541 6.4 years ago Louis McCarten Glendale, CA
4540 6.4 years ago Lisa Dawley San Jose, CA
4539 6.4 years ago Husain Ahmed Manama, ot
4538 6.4 years ago adel attar sitra, BC
4537 6.4 years ago Nila Ouska Minneapolis, MN
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